Ex-St Ambrose RC College teacher faces pupil sex abuse charges

St Ambrose College Alan Morris was a teacher at the school

A former teacher has been charged with 41 counts of indecent assault following an investigation into historical sexual abuse at a Greater Manchester school.

Alan Morris, 63, from Hale, who taught at St Ambrose RC College in Hale Barns, Altrincham, is accused of committing the offences between 1972 and 1991.

The allegations involve 29 former pupils of the boys-only school, who were between 11 and 17 at the time.

Mr Morris is due before Manchester magistrates on 25 July.

Mr Morris, of Rivington Road, was also charged with one count of outraging public decency and five of inciting gross indecency.

At the time of the alleged offences, the school was run by religious order the Christian Brothers.

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