London music promoter is convicted of rapemain
A promoter of pop concerts who staged events in classical venues has been found guilty of two rapes, in 1985 and 1972. Mervyn Conn, 82, awaits sentence at Kingston Crown Court.
Conn has a previous conviction for a sexual assault on his receptionist. Police are asking for any further victims to come forward. More here.
Among the many variety acts Conn promoted were the Red Army Ensemble.