Man faces 47 child sex charges

Police have charged a man with 47 child sex charges. Alan Morris, 63 from Rivington Road in Hale, was arrested amid an inquiry into abuse at St Ambrose RC School in Hale Barns. The offences are alleged to have happened between 1972 and 1991.

Man charged with 47 child sex offences

Police charge man with 47 counts of child sex abuse Credit: PA

Police in Greater Manchester have charged a man with 47 counts of child sex abuse.

Alan Morris, 63 and from Rivington Road in Hale, was arrested amid an inquiry at St Ambrose RC School in Hale Barns.

The offences are alleged to have happened between 1972 and 1991, and involve boys aged 11 to 17.