Met ignored warning that VIP paedophile witness was lying

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Ben Emmerson QC said Beech’s ‘inherently implausible’ claims had ‘ring of outlandish fabrication’

A report into Scotland Yard’s disastrous investigation into an alleged VIP paedophile ring will reveal the lawyer who led the independent inquiry into child sexual abuse warned detectives the star witness was a probable liar, but was ignored.

The warning came in September 2015, six months before police wound up their inquiry and declared former military chief Lord Bramall, former home secretary Leon Brittan and former Conservative MP Harvey Proctor as innocent.

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