The Sophie campaign has highlighted a new attack:
"John was attacked last week and I warn you this is very disturbing
his friend has been in touch to say he was attacked for being a "Mosher" and wants to work with us on the S.O.P.H.I.E. CAMPAIGN
we send him our very best wishes for a speedy recovery
please sign the
please pass this on, we have to MAKE A NOISE ."
Gang laughed as they kicked me ... I could have died'
Rochdale Observer 22/ 3/2008
A GANG of thugs laughed as they kicked, stamped and jumped on a man’s head as he walked home from a party.
John Owen said he pleaded with the gang to stop but they continued their relentless assault, beating him unconscious before leaving him on a grass verge.