An educational film warning schoolgirls about Asian grooming gangs was canned seven years ago by ­officials scared of being branded racist, it has been claimed.

Called My Dangerous Loverboy, it was specially commissioned in 2007 by child protection chiefs based in Yorkshire – rocked by revelations 1,400 girls were abused by Asian gangs in the town of Rotherham between 1997 and 2013.

A TV producer who worked on the project claims the film was made following reports of vulnerable girls being passed around groups of men for sex.

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