BURY ST EDMUNDS, SUFFOLK The long term lover of a founding member of the Paedophile Information Exchange was locked up for 21 months today (mon) for sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy in the 1970s. Richard Alston, 70, had a previous conviction for sexual assault, yet he was able to teach at the Cavendish School for ‘maladjusted children’ in Greenford, Middlesex. Alston was the boyfriend of notorious paedophile Peter Righton, who had an ‘active and aggressive sexual interest in children’. Together they plied the boy with gifts including beer, cigarettes, silk swimming trunks and a remote control plane before abusing him after watching a pornographic film.
Richard Alston, 70, taught at the Cavendish School for ‘maladjusted children’ in Greenford, Middlesex, even though he had a previous conviction for sexual assault. He groomed the ‘needy’ and ‘vulnerable’ child with his boyfriend, the notorious paedophile Peter Righton.