Family Statement: "Aiden was such a joy to be around"
Norwich: Spiritual Healer Jailed For Sexual Assault
A man who used his position as a Spiritual Healer to sexually assault a woman who came to him for treatment has been jailed.
A 77-year-old William Workman, of Alford Grove in Norwich, appeared at Norwich Crown Court yesterday, Tuesday 30 April 2013, after pleading guilty to two counts of sexual assault.
The incidents took place at Workman's home in July 2011 where he had set up a private practice offering spiritual healing. The woman had visited Workman for treatment; during each session however he sexually assaulted her by touching and alleged such techniques were part of the therapy. It was reported to police a year later.
Investigating officer, DC Sophie Getley said: "This man has taken advantage of a client who has come to him for professional treatment in good faith. However, Workman took advantage and exploited her and she has been left distressed by what happened.
"Workman had been a member of the National Spiritualist Union but had let his registration lapse in September 2011, although he continued to treat others without official accreditation. Anyone providing such healing services should be registered with an official body and their credentials can be checked."
The £1.5 billion deal will also see new fleet rolled out across the network.
Connor Hibberd Expected To Serve Up To 4 Years In Custody
80 Year-Old Has Dementia Deemed Not Fit To Stand Trial
Recently Played Tracks
On Radio: Noel Vine
4pm - 7pm
Text 'ANGLIA' to 82122
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.