October 2018

Former teacher, 71, jailed for sexual abuse of two girls

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He denied the charges but was found guilty following the trial

A former teacher has been jailed for sexually abusing two girls 40 years ago.

Christopher Metcalfe, 71, formerly of Cross Lane, Blidworth has been sentenced to two years and nine months in prison after a nine day trial at Derby Crown Court.

He indecently assaulted two young girls on separate occasions 40 years ago.

Metcalfe denied the charges but was found guilty following the trial.