'Frank' - a victim of abuse
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Methodist Church apology over abuse claims

The UK's Methodist Church has made a public apology after an investigation uncovered reports of nearly 2,000 alleged abusers - including 914 allegations involving sexual abuse.

An independent inquiry looked at the Church's response to complaints and allegations dating back to 1950.

The Church commissioned the review because it said it wanted to be open about the past and to have stronger safeguarding procedures in the future.

Lucy Manning reports.

  • 28 May 2015