MENTALLY DISABLED WOMAN 'BULLIED' BY CARE HOME BOSS; 'Spiteful' Manager Made Resident Dress Herself for Two Years, Court Told
Byline: Mike Malyon
THE manager of a care home has been accused of "vindictively bullying" a mentally disabled female resident.
Stephen Northcote, 39, appeared before a jury at the Crown Court at Leamington yesterday, charged with ill-treating Aileen Ailes while she lived at Wembrook Care Home in Attleborough, Nuneaton.
The court was told that, between April 2007 and March 2009, he had a "spiteful, domineering" attitude towards Ms Ailes, who has suffered a neurological learning disability since birth and is now aged 60.
Northcote, of Potton Close, Willenhall, Coventry, has pleaded not guilty and it is understood that up to 30 witnesses may be …
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Publication information: Article title: MENTALLY DISABLED WOMAN 'BULLIED' BY CARE HOME BOSS; 'Spiteful' Manager Made Resident Dress Herself for Two Years, Court Told. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Coventry Evening Telegraph (England). Publication date: October 5, 2011. Page number: 5. © 2009 Coventry Newpapers. COPYRIGHT 2011 Gale Group.
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