July 2021

Les Lonsdale from Keighley jailed for sex offences against a young girl

A paedophile from Keighley has been jailed for four years for sexual offences against “young and vulnerable” child.

Les Lonsdale, 31, from the town was sentenced at Bradford Crown Court last week after pleading guilty to three offences of sexual activity with a child.

Sentenced on July 2, Lonsdale was handed four years in prison for each offence, to be served concurrently.

The offences took place in 2018, when Lonsdale was aged 28.

The bearded abuser has also been placed on the sex offenders’ register for life and made subject to a Sexual Harm Prevention Order.