Former Clifton College teacher admits filming pupils at boarding school


A former teacher has admitted making indecent images of scores of children using hidden cameras at a boarding school and another property.

Jonathan Thomson-Glover, 53, who taught at Clifton College in Bristol, pleaded guilty to 36 counts of making, taking and possessing indecent images of children.

The charges relate to more than 120 victims filmed by hidden cameras at Clifton College and an address in Cornwall over a 16-year period.

Thomson-Glover, of Wadebridge, Cornwall, pleaded guilty when he appeared before Judge David Ticehurst at Taunton Crown Court.

He was charged following a joint investigation between Avon and Somerset Police and Devon and Cornwall Police.

Thomson-Glover admitted 27 charges of taking an indecent image of a child; seven charges of making an indecent image of a child and two charges of possessing indecent images of children.