The Comboni Missionaries, who used to be called the Verona Fathers, used to have a seminary at Mirfield from the early Sixties till 1984. These are the stories of the abuse that took place at Mirfield of boys as young as 11 at the hands of the Comboni Missionaries.
The Verona Fathers (as they were when we were there) are now known as the following in various countries:-
- Comboni Missionaries
- Missionari Comboniani
- Misioneros Combonianos
- Missionnaires Comboniens
- Missionarios Combonianos
i john roche was at mirfield 1960/61 11 years old was abused by the brothers only by touching if you recall we had to run early morning before breakfast there was a part of college they said was hauntedl i was pleased to get back home who do i talk to so not to be embarassed