Primary Education News

21 Jun '14

News School faces £1m claim over paedophile teacher William Vahey

Southbank International parents take legal advice over images of pupils found on computerThe parents of around 60 children believed to have been abused by a paedophile teacher at the elite Southbank International school in London are being advised by lawyers over a potential £1m-plus compensation claim.Images of Southbank pupils aged between 11 and 16 were found earlier this year on a computer owned by William Vahey, a convicted paedophile from America, who taught at the school between 2009 and 2013. Vahey killed himself in March after his criminal behaviour was uncovered while working at a school in Nicaragua. Continue reading...

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