Sex scandal

SEX PASTOR DRAMA: ‘He disgraced our community’; sex rumours had long swirled

“Him disgrace Maidstone,” one young woman told Loop News, as she and a group of people discussed the scandal in the town square, just a stone’s throw away from the Nazareth Moravian Church where Clarke pastored.

UK lawmaker steps down from committee post amid sex scandal

Keith Vaz was under pressure to resign from the U.K. Home Affairs Select Committee after the Sunday Mirror and the Daily Mirror published stories alleging the married father of two had paid for the services of male escorts.

Vaz has not commented on the substance of the reports, but said they made it impossible for the committee to function without distraction.

"Those who hold others to account must themselves be accountable," he said.