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by richardb
Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Letter to Head Master
Replies: 42
Views: 1487

Re: Letter to Head Master

Hayden will have been at the school when I started but I don't remember him. Burr's nautical adventures started while he was at the school and continued after he was moved on - goodness only knows why. I remember that there was a photo of his narrow boat in the Blue in about 1973. It had the school ...
by richardb
Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Letter to Head Master
Replies: 42
Views: 1487

Re: Letter to Head Master

This just gets worse.

Well said again Rob.
by richardb
Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Dobbie sentencing hearing
Replies: 93
Views: 3918

Re: Dobbie sentencing hearing

I complained about Husband's sentence immediately, so it wasnt an out of time request.
by richardb
Thu Jul 18, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Letter to Head Master
Replies: 42
Views: 1487

Re: Letter to Head Master

I have edited Rob's post as the victim has lifelong anonymity which only he can waive.
by richardb
Thu Jul 18, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Letter to Head Master
Replies: 42
Views: 1487

Re: Letter to Head Master

The work you are doing is incredible Rob. You deserve proper recognition.

It is truly shocking that the school won't even pay for counselling for victims. It may claim to be reaching out to the victims, but it isn't reaching very far.
by richardb
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Poulton, Cairncross, Sillett
Replies: 55
Views: 2643

Re: Poulton, Cairncross, Sillett

dsm wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:09 am
Did Sillett get a similar mention?
Pretty much.
by richardb
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Poulton, Cairncross, Sillett
Replies: 55
Views: 2643

Re: Poulton, Cairncross, Sillett

Lest it be thought we are talking in riddles, she was shown to be wanting in the exercise of her duties during Karim's trial.
by richardb
Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Poulton, Cairncross, Sillett
Replies: 55
Views: 2643

Re: Poulton, Cairncross, Sillett

If you utilise the search facility and type in her name, you will find a great deal of references to her failing.
by richardb
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Roger Martin - trial
Replies: 320
Views: 13976

Re: Roger Martin - trial

Having met JR, I take some of his views with a pinch of salt.
by richardb
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Roger Martin - trial
Replies: 320
Views: 13976

Re: Roger Martin - trial

Now that is relevant as it is JR.

But you next ask if he ever clipped anyone around the ear himself or administered the cane personally.

It is precisely the myopia that you talk about that has left you unable to see through Vilified.
by richardb
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Roger Martin - trial
Replies: 320
Views: 13976

Re: Roger Martin - trial

It is about as relevant as saying that teachers at CH have been convicted of sexual abuse so you must be an abuser Howard. And we know that isn't right.
by richardb
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Roger Martin - trial
Replies: 320
Views: 13976

Re: Roger Martin - trial

What has the conduct of others got to do with JR?
by richardb
Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Roger Martin - trial
Replies: 320
Views: 13976

Re: Roger Martin - trial

In the 1970s the junior houses had staff bedrooms next to each dormitory. There was also the flat at the back.

These provided for the tutors.
by richardb
Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Historical Abuse and related discussions
Topic: Roger Martin - trial
Replies: 320
Views: 13976

Re: Roger Martin - trial

You left because you committed a criminal offence. You were lucky that you had it covered up by Newsome as it otherwise could have been used as bad character evidence at your crown court trial.