Labour MP calls for publication of Cyril Smith files

Simon Danczuk MP has called for all the files relating to allegations of child abuse against the former Rochdale MP Sir Cyril Smith to be published.

The Prime Minister said it is matter for police.

It comes just after Greater Manchester Police announced it would look into allegations relating to the period since 1974. Lancashire Police will look at the period up to that date.

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Dead MP 'sexually abused boys'

Greater Manchester Police says it is "now publicly acknowledging" that he dead Liberal MP sexcually abused boys in care in Rochdale in the late 1960s.