'Build me up buttercup' band member JAILED for child sex offences
Sixties pop star Peter MacBeth has been jailed for child sex offences.
The 79 year-old, of High Street, Bangor, was found guilty of sexually assaulting a young girl on two occasions over a two year period in the late 1990s.
MacBeth was a member of the band The Foundations who scored a worldwide hit with the track ‘Build Me Up Buttercup’.
After being convicted the jury at Caernarfon Crown Court were told MacBeth had admitted downloading indecent images of children from the internet in April and May last year.
The jury had already been told MacBeth had been jailed for six years in 2008 after... read more
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