August 2019

Isle of Wight woman convicted of historic child sex offences and barred from working with children

A Lake woman has been placed on the Sex Offenders’ Register for five years and barred from working with children.

Georgina Woodburn, 42, of Denness Road, was sentenced for historic sex offences against a boy aged under 14 at the Isle of Wight Crown Court on August 13.

She was convicted of five counts of indecency with a boy aged under 14 between March 1988 and March 1994.

Three of the counts were for gross indecency and two of indecent assault.

The offences date back to when she was between the ages of 11 and 17.

She was given a community order concurrent on all offences for 12 months.