From the 90s so our contemporaries, essentially. Indeed some of you will have no doubt seen similar.
Why didn't kids run away? I don't mean I blame them for not doing, obviously, I just wonder why it didn't happen in droves. I think I'd have run away and reported it to the police even as a fairly young child.
Lorettos is not far from the musselburgh police station.
What horrible psychological hold kept them all under the spell of the place?