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An investigation has been launched into “organised abuse” at a special school in London after CCTV was discovered of pupils being physically assaulted and neglected, BBC News has learned.

The videos, found by staff, show pupils being mistreated in padded seclusion rooms between 2014 and 2017.

One parent said he didn’t know the rooms existed until he collected his “distressed” autistic son from one.

The school said it was working with the police and supporting families.

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