New Barns

Address: Toddington, Gloucestershire

Peter Righton was a governor of New Barns, where his partner Richard Alston was headmaster. Righton was a social worker and academic who in 1992 was fined £900 for possession of abusive images of children. He was a member of the Paedophile Information Exchange ( member number 51). In 2015, Alston was convicted and imprisoned for sexual abuse of a former pupil in the 70s.

Job advert from The Guardian, 24.01.1989
Daily Mail, 01.07.1992
Social Work Today, 09.07.1992
Community Care, 16.07.1992
Community Care, 03.12.1992
Community Care, 27.05.1993
Care Weekly, 03.03.1994
Daily Mail, 19.02.1994 (and photo below)
Community Care, 25.04.1996