Roy Allen and Roy Lovatt, former staff at Thorpe Arch Grange Children’s home in Leeds, have been convicted of sexual offences committed against boys at the home.
The prosecutions have resulted from the large scale investigation by West Yorkshire Police into allegations of sexual abuse and assault at various childrens home in Leeds. Further criminal trials are due to take place throughout 2017 and relate to other homes in the Leeds area.
Thorp Arch Grange also features in the civil action being brought in the Leeds County Court. Jordans solicitors have been appointed lead solicitors in the Leeds Childrens Home Group Litigation and act for over 70 individual claimants bringing claims for compensation for abuse. The group is still open for individuals to join and anyone wanting advice about bringing a claim should contact us.