A BARNSLEY man has been jailed for over five years for sex offences against children.

Simon Fearn, 33, was sentenced to five years and four months after pleading guilty at Stoke Crown Court to three counts of engaging in sexual activities with a girl aged under 16 and 12 counts of making indecent photographs of children,

A computer belonging to Fearn, whose address was given in court as Wath Road, Brampton, was ordered to be destroyed.