A MUSIC teacher has been charged with sexually assaulting nine girls and for possessing a paedophile handbook.
Bob Higgins, a former youth coach at Southampton, has been charged with 65 counts of non-recent sexual abuse against boys and is due in court this month.
Christopher Hartley, of Denham Avenue, Great Sankey, Warrington, is accused of a catalogue of historic sex offences, which allegedly occurred at the former Harris Children’s Home off Garstang Road in Fulwood, Preston.
I have today reviewed the report prepared by IICSA in respect of the impact of child sexual abuse on survivors.
Neil Turner, 63, retired, of Pevensey Gardens, West Worthing, was sentenced to a total of two-and-a-half years’ imprisonment when he appeared at Lewes Crown Court on Tuesday, June 27, police said.
There has recently been media publicity linked to the convictions of staff/abusers in care homes in Devon.
The Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill has today been passed by Parliament.
The abuse in football has been a hot topic for some time now since the bravery of former footballers who disclosed their abuse led to an FA enquiry into the safegaurding of children in football and review into alleged perpetators and missed chances.
A FORMER Scout leader who abused a teenage girl at Butchers Coppice has been spared a prison sentence.