Michael Batten in a van
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Rachel Isaac's 'horrendous' abuse by Michael Batten

An actress who starred with Ricky Gervais in The Office has spoken of her experiences of childhood sex abuse in a bid to help others.

Michael Batten, 70, of Maesteg near Bridgend, was jailed for 30 months for sex attacks on Rachel Isaac as he babysat her when she was eight.

He was convicted of indecent assault and gross indecency.

Ms Isaac, who has given up her anonymity, spoke of the burden of carrying a "horrendous experience".

All victims of sexual abuse have a legal right to have their identity kept secret.

She spoke to BBC Wales' Alun Thomas.

Actress's 'horrendous' abuse ordeal

  • 03 Dec 2013