The court concluded that NB's stated wishes in respect of where she lives at present cannot be given decisive weight. Her Litigation Friend took the same view. It is in NB's best interests to continue living at Address 2. As to contact with VW, the court said that it is necessary and proportionate that direct contact between them should be reduced to fortnightly and in accordance with a planned timetable, as the Applicant Local Authority sought.
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