A serious case review has criticised a school in Eastbourne which it says allowed a teacher to begin a relationship with a 14 year old pupil.
The report by the East Sussex Safeguarding Children Board said that concerns were raised by other pupils at the Bishop Bell School in Eastbourne but were repeatedly dismissed.
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