Hi, my ex decided last December, after we had moved out of the family home and split the equity 50:50, that he didn’t want the children staying with him 50% of the time. He only wanted to see them after school once a week and on a Saturday (I work on most Saturdays). He often brings the children home late (1 hr 45 mins tonight!) and is currently refusing to give permission for me to take my boys on holiday abroad. I don’t want to have to apply for a court order, but he refuses mediation and will not engage with letters from my solicitor. What do I do? Should I get the Family Court involved? I am loath to start a process such as this but I don’t know how else to get him to respect the times and dates I put in place for the good of the children.
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