Sex offences vicar sentenced

A former Cannon of Carlisle is to be sentenced at Carlisle Crown court for sex offences dating back 20 years. 75 year old Ronald Johns pleaded guilty to assaulting three teenage boys between 1983 and 1991.

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Former Carlisle Cannon arrives in court for sex offences sentencing

A former Canon at Carlisle Cathedral will be sentenced this afternoon after admitting a series of sexual offences against teenage boys. The Church of England has apologised for not reporting the matter to the police when allegations were first made about Canon Ron Johns in 1993.

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