Coventry & Warwickshire

Former Nuneaton children's home boss charged with abuse

A man has been charged with the sexual and physical abuse of youngsters in his care when he managed a children's home in Warwickshire in the 1970s.

Robert Brown, 67, of Eastern Avenue, Caister-on-Sea, near Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, was manager of the now-closed Manor Court children's home on Manor Court Road, Nuneaton.

The 15 charges relate to alleged assaults on boys aged as young as 10.

He is due to appear at Leamington Spa Magistrates' Court on 4 March.

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