Andrew "Andrzej" Baron
2020-08-01 17:01:35 UTC
Father Paul Couch was jailed for ten years in 2007, on two counts of serious sexual assault
and 11 of indecent assault. He had committed the offences against six boys between 1972
and 1993 during two periods at Buckfast Abbey Preparatory School in Devon; he was a Royal
Navy chaplain from 1978 until 1983 and again from 1992.
Father William Manahan pleaded guilty in 2007 at Exeter Crown Court to eight charges of
sexually assaulting pupils at the same school between 1971 and 1978, and was jailed
for 15 months. The school closed in 1994.