The Staff of Government (Appeals Court) will hear convicted paedophile Joseph Marshall’s appeal against his sentence on September 30.

Marshall, who abused children in his care while working at the former Knottfield Children’s Home, was sentenced to six years in prison after being found guilty of five offences from the 1970s in April.

Marshall was sentenced to six years. Click here to read the story.

He was found guilty on five counts. Click here.

The Isle of Man Examiner revealed he was going to appeal against his sentence. Click here to read that story.

To read how Kerry Sharpe helped to bring him to justice, click here.