It is reported today that the victims of child sexual abuse which occurred at Chelsea Football Club in the 1960’s and 1970’s have expressed their concerns that Chelsea may not set up a compensation scheme as Manchester City have recently announced. They have also expressed their fears they may not receive an apology for the abuse they suffered whilst youth team players under Chelsea’s care.
A former teacher has been jailed for sexually abusing five boys in the 1960s and 1970s.
Today the 6 June 2019, the Supreme Court handed down Judgment on the long awaited case of CN & GN v Poole BC.
BBC’s Panorama footage has prompted investigations into standards of care at a specialist hospital in County Durham.
Malcolm Woodcock, former teacher at Oxfordshire’s prestigious Shiplake College, has been sentenced to a three and half year custodial sentence for indecent assault on a student during the 1970s.
A former Southampton Football Club youth coach has been found guilty by Bournemouth’s Crown Court of 45 counts of indecent assault against 23 boys.
Timothy Lively, a former Stratford police sergeant, has been cleared of six more allegations he had been facing at Warwick Crown Court.
Former PE teacher George Carroll from Bournemouth has admitted nine counts of indecent assault against three pupils during the 1960s and 1970s, as part of Operation Tweed.
The pledge from the Jersey Government follows lobbying by those claiming to be the victims of abuse at Les Chenes during the 1990s and 2000s.
A music teacher has been jailed for a series of sex offences against young boys in West Sussex, south London and Germany.