Fears over prostitutes working near Burnley Islamic boarding school

Lancashire Telegraph 13 November 2012
By Tyrone Marshall

PROSTITUTES have started selling sex near to a girls boarding college and two parks in Burnley. Residents have expressed concerns to police about kerb crawlers and prostitutes in the Bank Hall area near Thompson Park and Queen's Park and the Mohiuddin International Girls College, where 200 girls live, in Ormerod Road.

Coun Salim Mulla, the former chairman of the Lancashire Council of Mosques, said the situation was ‘very worrying’.

He said: "I have visited the college on many occasions and it is a fantastic place. For something like this to be happening is completely out of order. (continue reading...)