On Tuesday Mohammed Azram, 35, was sentenced to 12-and-a-half years while his rapist accomplice Jahangir Zaman, 45, was jailed for 29 years.

After Gallon's arrest she said the girls deserved the abuse for drinking and insists they weren't children despite some being under 16.

She told detectives: 'They shouldn't have too much to drink, they are not some kid, they are 15 or 16.

Known as T-Boss and with a son aged three, he gave a victim mephedrone in return for her having sex with his friend, telling her: 'My boy wants you.'Monjur Choudhury, 33, was jailed for five years for supplying drugs, prostitution and drugs offences.

India-born Prabhat Nelli was jailed for four years for drugs and prostitution offences.

Newcastle Crown Court heard how a 13-year-old girl from a care home was found in Gallon's home with bruised hands and love bites all over her neck.

Mr Elvidge said: 'She told her foster mother she and her friend had been held against her will at a boy's house.

She found white girls as young as 13, most of whom were in children's homes.

The court heard most of the victims who gave evidence were white British and the male defendants were 'all of Asian extraction' and mostly British-born.

The teenager, who cannot be named, described how Abdulhamid Minoyee, 34, abused her and then 'grinned' after the violent sex attack.