Rochdale council to trawl records of a former local authority school after another alleged victim of Sir Cyril Smith said he was abused.
Labour MP for Rochdale claims sex abuse victims could be put off coming forward after a report into child abuse labelled "hysterical."
Sex abuse allegations involving the late politician Sir Cyril Smith are to be investigated by a second police force.
Rochdale MP Simon Danczuk asks the PM what he intends to do about claims of sex abuse alleged against the late Sir Cyril Smith. Click video for more.
He was a hero to many in his home town of Rochdale but a dark cloud is building over the reputation of Sir Cyril Smith. Now the council he once proudly represented has chosen to remove a plaque in his honour from the side of Town Hall.
They claim the move is to protect a grade one listed building from attack by vandals.
Meanwhile - according to MP Simon Danczuk's office six more alleged victims of sexual abuse have come forward to claim the former MP attacked them when they were children. Matt O'Donoghue reports: