Historical child sexual abuse

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13 Jul 2022 - BBC News
Obvious evidence of child sex crimes in Telford was ignored for generations leading to more than 1,000 girls being abused, an inquiry has found.
13 Jul 2022 - Independent Inquiry – Telford Child Sexual Exploitation
Telford & Wrekin Council agreed to commission an independent inquiry into child sexual exploitation within the Borough. It appointed the law firm Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP as the Commissioning Body for the Inquiry.  The purpose of...
13 Jul 2022 - BBC News
A survivor of child sex abuse has spoken of how she was taken to flats and visited "by a stream of men".
13 Jul 2022 - BBC News
Survivors of widespread child sexual exploitation that was ignored by authorities in Telford for years told the BBC they were glad to finally "hold the power" over their perpetrators.
11 Jul 2022 - RTE News
Aontú leader Peadar Tóibín has called for a full public inquiry to examine allegations of historical abuse at a foster home.
04 Jul 2022 - BBC
A report found Sophie, who was raped multiple times as a child, was failed by Oldham Council and police.
22 Jun 2022 - The Whyte Review
Update, 16 June 2022: The Final Report of the Whyte Review has now been published by the Commissioning Organisations and is available to download here. Ms Whyte QC has published a statement which can be found here.
16 Jun 2022 - The Herald
A woman who was repeatedly sexually abused has told an inquiry she was beaten with a broom handle after telling the very people who were meant to protect her.
02 Jun 2022 - Belfast Telegraph
A woman who claimed she suffered clerical abuse as a child nearly 50 years ago is to receive £150,000 damages, the High Court has heard.
31 May 2022 - BBC News
The leader of the Catholic Church in Ireland has attended the launch of a book by a survivor of clerical abuse.