David Steel’s failure to recognise he should have acted on child sexual abuse allegations about Cyril Smith is a ‘tragedy’ according to the director of a child sexual abuse charity.
The Honours Committee received anonymous allegations of child sexual abuse against Jimmy Savile in 1998, an inquiry has heard.
Margaret Thatcher has been accused of protecting a Conservative MP under suspicion of child abuse, according to disclosed MI5 files.
An inquiry into historic child sex abuse allegations at Westminster has been branded a “witch hunt against dead politicians” before hearings began today.
The independent inquiry into child sex abuse in England and Wales has started its first public hearings today, starting by focusing on British children who were sent to Australia between 1945 and 1974
Jeremy Dein explained why his fellow QC's resignation dealt a major blow to the inquiry into historical child sexual abuse in England and Wales
Top barrister Jeremy Dein tells talkRADIO that the departure of Dame Lowell Goddard as chair of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) is simply the latest in a series of costly setbacks that will diminish public confidence…