Rotherham

Rotherham abuse: outcry over anonymity for police officer
Rotherham Police Station
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Rotherham abuse: outcry over anonymity for police officer

MP criticises watchdog report for failing to name ‘paid professionals who let down victims and survivors’
20 Jan 2020
BBC editor on trial for naming sex abuse victim
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BBC editor on trial for naming sex abuse victim

It is the first time a BBC editor has been charged with breaching law entitling complainants to lifelong anonymity
18 Jan 2019
Rotherham rapist offered chance to see victim’s child
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Rotherham rapist offered chance to see victim’s child

Grooming victim Sammy Woodhouse said she was ‘gobsmacked’ to learn rapist Arshid Hussain had right to apply for parental role
28 Nov 2018
Rotherham gang ‘raped schoolgirl in Sherwood Forest’
Sherwood Forest
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Rotherham gang ‘raped schoolgirl in Sherwood Forest’

Victim was later forced to have abortion, court hears
5 Sep 2018
Why Sajid Javid has ordered probe into sex gang ethnicity
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Why Sajid Javid has ordered probe into sex gang ethnicity

Plan revealed in letter to MP accused of racism for allegations against British Pakistani men
26 Jul 2018
Security upped for Rotherham MP after Asian sex gang claims
Sarah Champion, Labour MP, Rotherham
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Security upped for Rotherham MP after Asian sex gang claims

Former Labour frontbencher Sarah Champion is under pressure to step down from her seat
25 Jul 2018
Rotherham child sex ring: six guilty of exploiting girls
Rotherham child abuse scandal
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Rotherham child sex ring: six guilty of exploiting girls

'The harm you have caused is of unimaginable proportions,' judge tells gang of six
26 Feb 2016

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Rotherham sex abuse trial: girls 'groomed with sweets'
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Rotherham sex abuse trial: girls 'groomed with sweets'

Court hears details about the alleged abuse of 12 young girls by seven people, including two women
11 Dec 2015
Rotherham: charity given £3m to help victims of sexual abuse
Rotherham child abuse scandal
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Rotherham: charity given £3m to help victims of sexual abuse

Children's charity Barnardo's receives funding from the Government in the wake of the child abuse scandal
3 Aug 2015
Rotherham authorities warned of sex abuse 12 years ago
Rotherham child abuse scandal
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Rotherham authorities warned of sex abuse 12 years ago

Author of 2003 report cannot understand why nobody responded to multiple child rape claims
5 May 2015
ROTHERHAM SCANDAL: councillors 'had sex' with victims
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
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ROTHERHAM SCANDAL: councillors 'had sex' with victims

Sordid allegations emerge as council is branded 'not fit for purpose' by inspectors
4 Feb 2015
Ofsted: council failings put children at risk of sex abuse
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Ofsted: council failings put children at risk of sex abuse

Some professionals have 'simply failed' to properly protect young people, says education watchdog
19 Nov 2014
Can a Ukip cop give Miliband a shock in his own backyard?
Columnist Don Brind
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Can a Ukip cop give Miliband a shock in his own backyard?

Thurday’s PCC by-election in South Yorkshire gives Ukip chance to prove itself in Labour’s heartland
29 Oct 2014
From Rotherham to Eton: democracy lets us all down
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From Rotherham to Eton: democracy lets us all down

The lack of social mobility in Britain and the shock findings in Rotherham have something in common
29 Aug 2014
Rotherham scandal: Labour's failings leave door open to Ukip
The Mole
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Rotherham scandal: Labour's failings leave door open to Ukip

Former MP Denis MacShane says being 'Guardian reader and liberal leftie' may have held him back
28 Aug 2014