Derek Cable jailed for four years – Stowmarket Middle School

July 25th, 2012

Victims of Derek Cable, a youth band leader and teacher jailed for four years for abusing children, are seeking damages from Suffolk County Council. In September 2002, able, from Stowmarket, was convicted of abusing five boys aged between 10 and 14 in a 13-year period while he was a music teacher at Stowmarket Middle School and leader of the Stowmarket School Concert Band

Cable later retired to Singapore but was was apprehended after former pupils enticed him to a band reunion – a ruse set up by one of his victims as a way of getting able back into the UK.

If you were subject to abuse or you know of a friend or relative who was please get in touch in the strictest of confidence.