COMMONS

Roger Stone, former Rotherham Council leader, appears before Committee

10 March 2015

The Communities and Local Government Committee hold a sixth evidence session into its inquiry into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham on Tuesday 10 March at 4.15pm with evidence from Roger Stone, former Leader of Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council.

Witnesses

Tuesday 10 March 2015, Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster

At 4.15pm

  • Roger Stone, Former Leader, Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Background

Mr Stone became Leader of Rotherham Council in 2003. He stood down as Leader following the publication of the Jay Report into sexual exploitation of children in Rotherham in August 2014.

In September the Committee launched its own inquiry into the findings of the Jay Report to examine number of issues relating to local government. The initial conclusions of this inquiry were published in the Committee’s Third Report of Session 2014-15, 'Child sexual exploitation in Rotherham: some issues for local government', on 18 November.

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