Specialists in Verisona’s Historic buse team have been instructed to represent former pupils of Rydal School, Colwyn Bay, Wales in relation to allegations of physical and sexual abuse during the 1970s.
Rydal Mount was founded by .G. Osborn on 19 September 1885 with just 14 boys as pupils and in 1922 became a public school. After admitting a very small number of day girls in 1966, the school become fully co-educational in 1970 and numbers at its centenary (1985) were recorded as in excess of 500 pupils. he claims brought by former pupils will not only include damages for the actual physical and sexual assaults, but also for psychiatric injuries.
Such claims for compensation are possible whether the abused comes forward later in life or the alleged abuser is alive or not. If you or somebody you know has been affected in a similar way, whether at school or at any other institution, please do not hesitate to contact our specialist child abuse team, who will listen and give advice in the strictest of confidence.