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I've been asked to look at this for you.
I will pick it up first thing in the morning for you, as I'm sure you appreciate it's late.
Could you just clarify if there has been any social services/ local authority involvement?
OK, you would need to file an application for a child arrangements order.
As you are a grandparent, you need to file a c2 application to ask for permission (as you do not have legal parental responsibility for your grandchildren).
The form is here:
The main application is on form c100 - here:
You file both applications together and the fee to do this is £215, but can possibly get a fee exemption if you are on low income/have low savings. You would need to fill out a fee exemption form (http://www.gov.uk/get-help-with-court-fees)
There is a helpful link here that talks all about grandparents' rights and applying for residence:
I hope this helps.