Convicted brother, Bruce William Shaw, loses holy orders over 1960s assault

Nick Bielby
Updated January 24 2018 - 7:13am, first published January 23 2018 - 4:30pm
Convicted brother loses holy orders
Convicted brother loses holy orders

An Anglican brother convicted of indecently assaulting a child in his bed five decades ago has been stripped of his holy orders.

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Nick Bielby

Nick Bielby

Senior Journalist

Nick Bielby is a crime reporter who has worked as a journalist since 2011. Having joined the Newcastle Herald in 2017, he won a Walkley Award in 2019 with Donna Page for their investigation 'Dirty Deeds', which exposed the decades of illegal dumping of toxic material in and around a Hunter waterway.

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