‘A series of politicians have been accused of abusing children, including late former Cabinet Minister Leon Brittan and Lib Dem Sir Cyril Smith.
The Mirror uncovered claims of a cover-up when one of Tony Blair’s ministers was suspected of being part of a child sex ring in Lambeth, South London, in the 1980s.
Scotland Yard is investigating.
Retired detective Clive Driscoll says he was stopped from investigating the Labour star in 1998 after he named the politician as a suspect.’
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Which politicians are linked to Westminster child abuse scandal?
‘Former Prime Minister Sir Edward Heath is the most high profile political figure to be linked to child sex abuse allegations that have swept across Westminster.
Did police cover up child abuse claims against former PM Ted Heath?
A raft of politicians from across the political spectrum has been accused of abusing children, including the late former cabinet minister Leon Brittan, Liberal Democrat Sir Cyril Smith and current Labour peer and former MP Lord Janner.’
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