An independent report into the child sex scandal in Rochdale, says youth protection workers let down victims. A gang of nine men were convicted of grooming offences last year. The town's council failed vulnerable youngsters. Rochdale Council has apologised.
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The 59-year-old has won the Liverpool Riverside seat for the Labour Party. MP Louise Ellman quit the Labour Party in November.
The Conservatives have swept to victory in the General Election, winning their highest total of seats since the 1980s.