Child abuse dossier 'without question circulated widely'

Copies of a dossier containing details of alleged child abuse operating among MPs in the 1970s-80s were "without question" circulated widely around Westminster, according to a Labour MP.

John Mann said there "was no question there were multiple copies" of the dossier, which is believed to have been destroyed, and "some people, who may still be working" will have seen it.

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Theresa May: 'No regrets' over Butler-Sloss appointment

Theresa May has defended the appointment of Baroness Butler-Sloss to the wide-ranging inquiry into allegations of child abuse at a number of institutions saying she had no regrets about the decision.