Former porter at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children has been accused of more than 80 sex offences against children
A lawyer who represented defendants accused of sexual offences has himself been jailed for molesting children.
Meirion Griffiths, 81, was unanimously found guilty of four charges of indecent assault by a jury earlier this year and was subsequently sentenced to eight years in prison at Portsmouth Crown Court.
Graham Tattersall, 68, a former school teacher at Garth Hill School, was recently found guilty of attempted rape, indecent assault and indecency with a child.
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Former football coach Barry Bennell has been sentenced to four more years in prison for abusing a further two young boys 30 years ago.
Ben Thomas, a pastor and ex-BBC presenter, has been sentenced to 10 years and four months in prison after admitting to 40 counts of abuse over 30 years.
Former Priest and Anglican Minister Michael Studdert was jailed in 2006 for four years in relation to indecent images. However, prior to his death in 2017, Studdert was never convicted of physical abuse.
Eric Joyce, former MP and Army Major, was recently sentenced for possessing an indecent film of children.
Vice President of one of Britain’s leading ballet schools resigns following allegations of inappropriate behaviour.