Search

Trial of Romford doctor accused of 75 cases of sexual offences against patients begins

PUBLISHED: 09:54 26 September 2018 | UPDATED: 09:54 26 September 2018

Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court.

Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court.

Archant

Dr Shah appeared at the Old Bailey yesterday.

Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court.Romford GP Dr Manish Shah arriving at Barkingside Magistrates Court.

The trial of a Romford doctor who denies 75 accounts of sexual offences against his female patients has begun.

Dr Manish Shah, of Brunel Close, Romford, appeared at the Old Bailey yesterday (Tuesday, September 25) and the trial is expected to last four months.

Dr Shah is accused of 75 counts of sexual offences against 20 female patients.

Further details of the allegations against Dr Shah cannot be reported for legal reasons.

Latest Romford News Stories

Excrement on the walls, homeless men living in the boiler cupboards and a broken security system which means anyone can enter the block as and when they please – welcome to life at Roneo Corner’s Charrington Court.

Yesterday, 17:25

Police and ambulance services were in the town centre this afternoon.

Yesterday, 17:03

One car crashed through the wall after being chased by police, and the other was a stolen vehicle.

Yesterday, 16:00

If you think you might have a story - be it good or bad - come and meet our reporter Liam Coleman in Romford on Friday.

Yesterday, 15:00

A young Romford singer who has learnt how to use her nerves to help her perform has made it through to the next round of Factor Essex.

Yesterday, 14:33

Traffic is currently slow on the M25 coming up to the Romford exit at Junction 28 after a lorry suffered gearbox issues and Highways Officers were unable to tow the vehicle away.

Yesterday, 13:00

Thousands of people have signed a petition to extend the amount of time you can park for free in Harold Hill in a bid to save small businesses.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Vauxhall has completed its sport utility vehicle range with the third, and largest, Grandland X. We put the SUV, now available at Tony LeVoi in Romford, to the test.

“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining,” so the saying goes. So if some warm weather is making your conservatory uninhabitable, think about replacing its roof with a flat one and adding a roof lantern instead.

The next step in renewable energy could be right beneath your feet as you walk through a Romford shopping centre.

Newsletter Sign Up

Romford Recorder twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Education Promo

News from your area

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now