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A BBC investigation finds fresh allegations of child sex abuse


at Celtic Boys Club in the 80s and 90s by the club's


He must have had a reason for doing what he did but I don't know what


his reasons were, do you know what I mean?


We'll also reveal new claims about ex-Hibs


and Rangers youth coach Gordon Neely.


Also on the programme - environmentalists reject


Shell's plans over how to decommission the Brent oil field.


It's been called a game-changer in the fight against Aids -


a drug which dramatically reduces the chances of HIV infection will be


One of Scotland's most successful businessmen -


And, a hero's welcome for Grand National winner One


We can reveal fresh allegations in one of Scotland's most notorious


cases of child sexual abuse. New alleged victims of the club's


founder Jim Torbett have come forward claiming he sexually abused


them during the 1980s and 90s. After he'd


been removed for abusing players in a previous spell at the club -


for which he was later jailed. Torbett denies the


allegations against him. There are also new claims


about ex-Hibs and Rangers Mark Daly's report contains


descriptions of abuse claims which some viewers


may find upsetting. For Kenny Campbell the feeling of


pulling on a Celtic strip for the first time will remain with him


forever. Best day of my life. One day you are at school, the next day


I was like a rabbit in the headlights. Kenny had moved up to


Celtic from the Celtic Boys Club where his manager and hero was Jim


Torbett. He pushed the chief Celtic scout to get me signed. It was as if


he had a hold over us. He must have had a reason for doing what he did


but I don't know what his reasons were, know what I mean? Within a


year of joining the boys club Kenny says he was sexually abused by


Torbett. How many times did this happen? Time after time after time,


that was just the start. Kenny says is abuse continued for up to four


years even when he had signed for Celtic's Sinia taken but could it


have been avoided? According to court reports and BBC sources


corporate, Torbett's abuse was first brought to the attention of the


Celtic hierarchy in 1974 when he was sacked by Jack Stephens of the then


Celtic manager and honorary President of the boys club. But by


1980 Torbett had been allowed back into the boys club amidst


allegations of a cover-up explained in more detail into my's programme.


When he was jailed in 1998 Torbett was convicted for offences only up


to 1974. Kenny Campbell is the first person to speak about abuse during


Torbett's second spell at the Boys Club and says he was angry Torbett


was allowed to return. I feel angry. If they had never let him back in it


would never have happened. He should never have been allowed in. It would


never have happened to me. Through his lawyer Mr Torbett says he


vehemently denies these completely false allegations. A spokesman for


Celtic FC said the Boys Club was a separate and distinct organisation


from Celtic football club. It was vital that justice was served at


that time due to the extremely serious nature of this issue. These


new allegations are brought to light by BBC Scotland's investigations


unit which has been examining six abuse in football for the past six


months. Jon Cleland played for Hutchison in Edinburgh in the early


1980s, one of the coaches there was Gordon Neely. He said I looked like


I had had an injury and put me over his knee and started to spank me and


then he asked me to lean over a desk and that's when I was rates. Did you


have any idea what was happening to you? I haven't a clue. At that age I


hadn't a clue what was going on. -- sexually abused. You were 11? 11.


Whilst the alleged abuse ended Jon Cleland's interest in football


Gordon Neely who died in 2014 would go on to coach youths at the highest


level of the Scottish game including at Hibs and Rangers where we have


been told he also abused boys. A major Scottish FA inquiry is


underway but the true scale of historical child abuse in football


may never be known. Mark joins me in the studio. Let's go


back to the case of Jim Torbett. We heard in the PC was jailed for child


sexual abuse during his first spell at the club but what is significant


our claims that have surfaced that he was allowed back and did it


again. The timeline is very important here and it is


complicated. Would try and explain it in full in the documentary but


Jim Torbett had two spells at Celtic Boys Club, the first ended in 1974


when the Celtic manager and Celtic Boys Club honorary President Jock


Stein Stand is said to have kicked him out for abusing boys. Jim


Torbett was jailed in 1998 for crimes committed during the 1960s


and 1970s, including against a former Scotland international Alan


Brazil but Torbett had a second spell at the boys club from 1980 and


there are suggestions which we explore in more detail in the film


tonight that he returned with the blessing of the Celtic board. The


significance of the claims that we are hearing about it is that these


allegedly took place in the 80s and 90s, Torbett's second spell and


these men are speaking for the first time believe their alleged abuse


could have been prevented. Give us an understanding of how widespread


claims like these are within the game of football at the moment. Last


November football was plunged into crisis in a series of allegations.


These spreads to Scotland and there were claims about a number of


coaches and scouts in this country. What we know is Police Scotland has


had more than 130 complaints of abuse in this country. The Scottish


Football Association has launched a major inquiry into the allegations


which are programme shows spanned decades and I also understand Police


Scotland is already looking into the fresh allegations concerning Jim


Torbett so this is a story we are watching closely over the weeks and


months to come. Thank you. Football Abuse - The Ugly Side


of The Beautiful Game is on tonight at 10:40pm,


here on BBC One Scotland. That is a change to tonight's


schedule. environmentalists over its plans


to decommission one Greenpeace is among eight


organisations which argue proposals to leave the legs of the Brent


platforms in the sea, A public consultation closes today


and Shell says it will review Shell has spent the last ten years


preparing their decommissioning programme for Brent and they say


they have consulted experts, scientists and fishermen and leaving


the legs at sea is the safest option. But environmental groups say


the legs at sea is the safest their 3000 page document doesn't


stack up and they have no choice but to reject the plan in its current


form. 1995 and police accompanied by


Sheriff officers board Brent Spar, it had been occupied by Greenpeace


activists outraged at Shell's plans to sink the structure in the


Atlantic Ocean. They are hammering the door and I can see torch lights


but we have secured it in a good way. More than two decades on and


the oil giant is facing a fresh decommissioning dispute, this time


over its proposals for the Brent field. The plans in their current


form don't allow international law to be upheld because it's not


possible for regulators to really understand what the proposition is.


We are not going to rule out oral indirect action on this or frankly


any other campaigns because we don't talk about our campaign plans in


detail in advance. What I can say is we will continue to monitor and


watch and make sure international law is upheld and that Shell does


the right thing in doing so. Shell submitted its latest plans to the UK


Government in February, the first stage has already been approved


Government in February, the first which will see a huge ship remove


the top of the Delta platform in a single lift. After that, Shell wants


to leave the 300,000 tonne concrete bases including the legs in the sea.


The same process would be repeated to decommission the other three


platforms. The safest option, the company says. The public


consultation closes today. Environmentalists say there is no


clear case for leaving the legs behind. What Shell need to do, like


any other company, is make a clear case as to why they meet the strict


criteria that allows them to go forward with the plan and leave


material in the sea bed. In this case we do not believe there is a


clear line of sight back to the evidence. It is not substantiated


with facts and therefore it is difficult for any person to come to


view whether or not Shell have made it clear case. Shell declined to be


interviewed, but in a statement said they welcomed the feedback and will


continue to review and respond to any comments. The company is


determined to avoid bad publicity and embarrassments of the past. But


what happens next will set a precedent for all North Sea


decommissioning that will follow. The decommissioning of Brent is


being watched very closely both here and around the world. Industry


leaders estimate the sector will be and around the world. Industry


worth around ?17 billion over the next decade, more than 100 platforms


will be completely or partially removed and thousands of miles of


pipeline decommissioned. But it will be weeks or months before UK


Government ministers take their decision on Brent, a decision that


will likely set the benchmark for the rest of the industry to follow.


It has been described as a game changer in the fight against HIV,


and from today a drug that dramatically reduces the chance


of becoming infected will be funded by the NHS in Scotland.


The Scottish Medicines Consortium has approved the use of PreP


It becomes the first part of the UK to do so.


Our Health Correspondent, Lisa Summers reports.


Gordon Durie was always worried about HIV after living through the


AIDS epidemic of the 80s and his self funds anti-HIV drugs but now he


will get them on the NHS. It will make a huge difference because from


a personal point of view being on this drug has given me reassurance,


I don't have to worry about HIV anymore, my physical health is


better, therefore my mental health is better so I can get on with my


everyday life without worrying about HIV. I go to the gym more often, I


take care of myself, I eat better, I've got a better social life and


I've got a better worklife. Because I don't have to worry about HIV


anymore. PrEP, known by the brand name Truvada, is already given to


patients who have HIV and now the NHS in Scotland will fund it as a


preventative measure. Around 1900 people, most at risk, will


preventative measure. Around 1900 eligible for PrEP in Scotland and it


will cost ?450 per person per month to fund and the Health Secretary


says it will work hand-in-hand with other measures. What is important is


we prevent infection and if you think about the cost of infection to


the NHS that is far greater, and therefore this is a preventive


measure alongside obviously reiterating safe sex message is that


will help to prevent infection, save lives, and avoid that cost further


down the line to the NHS. So protect yourself. HIV and AIDS are no longer


the death sentence they used to be but an HIV diagnosis still means a


lifetime on medication. Medics say this preventive use of PrEP could


reduce the number of cases of HIV by up to 86%. We do lots of the


prevention things like high blood pressure, statins, cardiac disease,


I've already mentioned contraception as a way of preventing unwanted


outcomes. The answer is prevention and it's the way forward, and


absolutely the NHS is cash-strapped and I will say to you I hope the


price of the medication is that we are going to be using for PrEP will


come down fairly dramatically as we start to use them. For Gordon it's


one pill a day for a lifetime free from worry about HIV. Lisa joins


one pill a day for a lifetime free now from Edinburgh. There is also


news about funding for a breast cancer drug today. That's right,


PrEP wasn't the only drug approved by the SMC today and earlier today


campaigners gathered here outside Parliament to celebrate after


learning the life extending breast cancer drug Godzilla will also be


available on the NHS, it's thought that it will extend life by roughly


six to nine months -- Kadcyla. One of those that will benefit from the


treatment is and McLean. I'd had chemotherapy in the past for primary


disease and I know how horrible it can make you feel. Because now time


disease and I know how horrible it is potentially limited it was


important, well, it was nice to at least try a drug that hopefully does


good and also gives me a good quality of life so that I can live


life as normally as possible with my family and two boys.


Lisa, the decisions over which drugs the NHS funds are often very


difficult and often highly controversial.


That's right. You can imagine the delight of it at the drugs being


approved but often there is despair when drugs for other conditions are


not approved by the SMC. The drugs bill is one of the biggest financial


burdens to the NHS in Scotland. The 2014 - 15 there was an increase of


?150 million on drugs, 10% increase in one year alone. While it is the


job of the SMC to work out what is the best value for money for the


NHS, perhaps the bigger question is how our already cash-strapped NHS


boards going to fund these new treatments? Thank you for joining


us. A reminder of the top story tonight.


A BBC investigation finds fresh allegations of child sex abuse


at Celtic Boys Club in the '80s and '90s by the club's


Tributes have been paid to the motoring tycoon


Sir Arnold Clark, who has died at the age of 89.


He bought and sold his first car in the 1950s


and his business went on to become the largest independent


His family have described him as an "inspiration".


Here's our business editor, Douglas Fraser


With a post mar demob payment from the RAF, Arnold Clark bought a


Morris and sold it for a profit. It was the start of something big. One


reason was he had foresight and adaptability. We were under the one


manufacture, called BL, they were not such a good company. I stayed


with them, I would go down with them. So I decided to move. The


first show room was in Glasgow 1954. Six decades later he had built up an


empire in new and used cars and repairs and vehicle leasing. More


than 200,000 cars sold a year. Turn over of more than ?3 billion. 200


dealerships and that helped amass a family fortune of more than a


billion pounds that. S. That helped back charities. Arnold Clark cars


put the wheels under years of social change and that famous sticker has


been on cars for generations of families. What price range were you


interested in? He was quick to see the potential of financing


customers. As car sales shifted to leasing, the company has remained at


the forefront of change. He had ten children and in a statement the


family said he was beloved, an inspiration and they will carry on


his vision. An Aberdeen medical practice has


apologised after personal e-mail addresses were sent to other


patients in error by a pupil The incident happened at the Cove


and Kincorth surgery after the pupil was asked


to update their online A spokesperson says measures have


been introduced to avoid Patients affected by the breach


will receive an apology. Police say a 25-year-old man has


been the victim of a serious sexual Officers describe the incident


as a "terrifying ordeal" and say he was approached by another


man who forced him to a nearby grassy area and subjected him


to a serious sexual assault. The incident happened in the early


hours of Sunday morning It is the oldest crossing taking


travellers over-the-sea to Skye and it's back for the summer season


after a makeover. It's the world's last sea-going


manually operated turntable ferry, and Craig Anderson is in Glenelg


to tell us, firstly - what is a manually


operated turntable ferry? Well, the simple answer is it is a


ferry, she behind me there, safely tied up for the night. A ferpy with


a revolving car deck and the cars can drive on and the car deck is


rotated around and they can drive off again. The manual bit? Well that


means the crew actually have to spin it around by hand. Using their own


muscle-power. There was a few of these ferries up and down the coast


of Scotland. But this is the last one and that is what makes her a


special boat. There has been a ferry on this route for centuries and the


communities-owned ferry has been flying this since the 1970s. The


tide can be treacherous, demanding a lot of skill. It has been recorded


at 12 knots here and today it is quite a big tide. This morning when


we started first trip was pretty hairy. Because you get a bit rusty


for being off all winter. But we managed. After an ?80,000 refit, the


ferry that can take up to six cars now has new electrics and a new


wheel house. Now wind and water tight. As it is the last of its type


in the world, there is pride in keeping her afloat. We had a turn


over of ?200,000 a year last year and keeps the area, it draws people


into the area. The economic impact of ferpy service is massive for this


tiny remote community. We carry around 35,000 passengers every


season. A huge percentage of these people wouldn't be accessing the Jr.


Ing the area. The economic contribution is significant. The


boat first took to the waters almost 50 years ago and this new


refurbishment means she will continue to ply this route for many


years to come. The building of Skye Bridge brought new life in fact to


Skye and made a big difference for people who live on the island and


around it. But you know there is still something romantic about


sailing to Skye. Last year, was a bumper tourist season in this part


of world and I'm sure the ferry operators hoping this year be as


good. Thank you. The Scottish-trained horse who won


the Grand National on Saturday has received hero's welcome back


on home soil. One for Arthur was paraded in front


of the crowds at Kelso races two days after he romped home to win one


of the world's most There was some disappointment at


Kelso races today. But mostly the mood was of celebration as the


crowds greetedOne For Arthur, who mood was of celebration as the


has become the first Scottish trained horse in nearly 40 years to


win the Grand National. The owners still can't quite believe it. I


never think he is going to win. But we are delighted. He is a horse of a


lifetime. Do you registered wit an unusual name. The two golf widows.


That was a tongue-in-cheek, because our other halves do golf all the


time. So it was a bit of fun. One For Arthur is at the races, but not


to compete. He is the gives of honour after Saturday's win he is


enjoying a well-earned rest. One For Arthur's victory was an expensive


day for the bookies. But for the lucky few members of public, it was


a rewarding day. I got him at 33-1 after he won here at Kelso. I got on


and backed him at 33-1. So that was nice. We backed donkeys! Backed two,


both lost. What did you bet? Small bet. He has never told me yet! The


last Scottish trained horse to win the Grand National was Rub Stick in


1979. Maybe we won't have to wait so long for the next one. The strength


of racing in Scotland is so much underestimated and I'm pleased and I


hope it keeps racing in the news, because it deserves to. We are lucky


and we have produced a Grand National winner from running around


Scottish tracks. The celebrations continue and One For Arthur is


already the favourite to win next year's Grand National. Well now


something more unpredictable. The weather. Well, we have had some


sunshine, some showers, some rain Bowes so far today but thicker cloud


encroaching into the north-west. The best of sunshine has been in the


south and east. Across the north-west that thicker cloud and


rain piling into the Western Isles. Where we have the sunshine it was


pleasant and across Stirling, this picture with blue skies. But the


cloud will thicken tonight and the rain will be heaviest in the


north-west Highlands and the Northern Isles. South of Glasgow and


to the east dry we are clearer spells. And while the winds are


strong in the Western Isles, for the Northern Isles and Shetland they


will ease through the night. This will allow temperatures to fall to


around one to two Celsius. Maybe even a touch of frost. For some


sheltered glens in the east too cool conditions. Generally mild in towns


and cities. The rain stays us with tomorrow in the north. Elsewhere


cloudy conditions, but there will be some brighter spells in between. Any


rain will be light. . Some strong winds coming in and in may be some


bridge restrictions. By 4 o'clock tomorrow afternoon, cloudy and damp


in the north-west. Trier in the east. The best of sunshine across


Fife where temperatures could reach 14 Celsius. And drier to the south


but breezy. The wind direction becomes more of a north-westerly and


we will draw in cold air. So for Wednesday a few showers, some wintry


over the wills. Hills. Strong winds in the north. Lighter to the south.


Thank you. Now, a reminder of


tonight's main news: Thousands of police officers line


the streets of London for the funeral of PC Keith Palmer -


who was murdered in And a BBC investigation finds fresh


allegations of child sex abuse at Celtic Boys Club in the '80s


and '90s by the club's I'll be back with the headlines


at 8pm and the late bulletin just Until then, from everyone


on the team, have a good evening.


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