Sir Cyril Smith investigation

A blue plaque in tribute to the late Rochdale MP Sir Cyril Smith has been removed from the town hall to prevent vandalism.

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Cyril Smith tribute plaque removed

Council bosses in Rochdale have removed a plaque to the memory of the town's former MP Sir Cyril Smith following allegations he may have sexually abused children.

They say they're worried the tribute may become the target of vandals.

Matt O'Donoghue reports:-

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