Michael Taylor

Taylor was a residential social worker at Gisburne House, Watford. He was convicted and sentenced for 4 years imprisonment in 2000 for 7 counts of indecent assault on 2 boys whilst working at Gisburne. When he left Gisburne House he became deputy superintendent of Bersham Hall children’s home in North Wales where he assaulted two 11-year-old boys in his care.

Taylor was arrested after the people he abused, now adults, went to the police. He was previously convicted of two indecent assaults in 1980.

The Waterhouse Report: Lost In Care, 2000

‘A South Cheshire man has been named in the report into the North Wales child abuse scandal’, The Sentinel (Stoke) 19th February, 2000