[23 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Sex Offender Head
Found Dead In Germany
former Coventry headteacher who resigned after admitting having
pornographic photos of children has died in Germany.
Vardon, aged 52, had been head of King Henry VIII for five years
before his Leamington home was raided by police.
escaped with a £4,000 fine and was ordered to register as a sex
offender for five years after admitting charges of possessing
indecent photos of children.
former North Leamington and Binswood school head resigned from his
high-profile job at King Henry VIII as the case came to court.
after his conviction he married a German woman and moved to
Dresden. He died there on Friday from a suspected heart attack.