Jailed former Chetham's music director Michael Brewer stripped of OBE

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The Queen has annulled Michael Brewer's OBE for services to music after the former music school director was convicted of sexually abusing violinist Frances Andrade more than 30 years ago. Brewer, 68, was jailed for six years in ...

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