Tag Archives: Rotherham

Child sex trial told how abuse allegations came to light

RELATIVES of a schoolgirl allegedly abused in a country park have given tearful testimony in court. The girl’s mum and sister described at Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday when they first heard the allegations against Adam Lockwood (30). Lockwood, formerly … Continue reading

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Sarah Champion: “Abuse is always about power”

Sarah Champion has been a relentless advocate for victims of child sexual abuse since entering parliament six years ago. But the Labour MP for Rotherham is concerned the issue is ‘dropping off’ the government’s radar. She talks to Elizabeth Bates … Continue reading

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Judge dismisses sex attacker’s appeal

A DRUG and booze-fuelled maniac, who forced a woman to let him examine her private parts, has failed in a bid to clear his name. Basam Ali Mohammed Naji (26) made his victim submit to his demand while he was … Continue reading

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One-in-three children in Rotherham “living in poverty”

One-in-three children in Rotherham “living in poverty” ALMOST one in three children in Rotherham is living in poverty, according to a new report. End Child Poverty said 17,960 (30.4 per cent) of children in the local authority area were living … Continue reading

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Still no verdict in trial of man accused of raping teenage girl

The jury in the trial of a man accused of raping a teenage girl has been sent home for the night again without reaching a verdict. Jurors have spent the day deliberating in the case of Asghar Bostan (47) but … Continue reading

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Momentum Vs Sarah Champion: Clash of the Tight’uns.

A local Momentum organiser in three responses to an article (Save our Sarah) on Rothpol failed to deny allegations that they’re plotting with elements from the Council of Mosques(CoM) to oust Sarah Champion as MP. Ian Roddison (aka RadishRoddo;) criticised … Continue reading

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MP joins hospital privatisation demo

MP SARAH Champion joined campaigners protesting against possible privatisation in the NHS. The Rotherham branch of South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw (SYB) NHS Action Group, said privatisation set to begin in April could see the health service “gradually carved up and … Continue reading

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