Jimmy Savile

The biggest British scandals of the 21st century
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The biggest British scandals of the 21st century

From Windrush to Oxfam, the past 18 years has seen a series of controversies
31 Jul 2018
Edward Heath paedophile probe widens
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Edward Heath paedophile probe widens

The independent child sex abuse inquiry will examine an ‘explosive report’ on the former PM
11 Sep 2017
Football sex abuse scandal: Who is coach Barry Bennell?
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Football sex abuse scandal: Who is coach Barry Bennell?

Convicted paedophile at centre of allegations is in hospital after being found unconscious
28 Nov 2016
Football sex abuse: Three more players speak out
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Football sex abuse: Three more players speak out

Another two Crewe Alexandra youth players reveal their ordeal, while claims spread to Newcastle United
25 Nov 2016
Jimmy Savile report: 'serious failings at BBC'
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Jimmy Savile report: 'serious failings at BBC'

'Culture of fear' allowed sexual abuses to continue undetected, concludes Dame Janet Smith
25 Feb 2016
Tony Blackburn sacked by BBC after Jimmy Savile inquiry
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Tony Blackburn sacked by BBC after Jimmy Savile inquiry

Veteran DJ accuses corporation of 'destroying my career and reputation' and says he has 'no choice' but to sue
25 Feb 2016
Savile report: 'abusers could still be lurking in the BBC'
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Savile report: 'abusers could still be lurking in the BBC'

Leaked draft attacks 'deferential culture, untouchable stars and above the law' managers
21 Jan 2016

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Alan Titchmarsh's 'bastard trenching', other BBC apologies
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Alan Titchmarsh's 'bastard trenching', other BBC apologies

Prince William penis incident and cursing cox are among the many causes for regret at the Beeb
23 Jun 2015
Rolf Harris: victims hit back over 'slimy woodworm' lyrics
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Rolf Harris: victims hit back over 'slimy woodworm' lyrics

Convicted paedophile Rolf Harris penned a song from his prison cell about the 'injustice of it all'
15 Jun 2015
THEATRE: Jimmy Savile play riveting and revolting
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THEATRE: Jimmy Savile play riveting and revolting

Alistair McGowan is 'extraordinary' as comic thug Savile, but does it work as drama?
12 Jun 2015
Genetic link to sex crime found
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Genetic link to sex crime found

Male relatives of sex offenders likely to commit similar crimes and could be offered 'preventative therapy'
9 Apr 2015
JIMMY SAVILE: hospital staff knew about sex scandals
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JIMMY SAVILE: hospital staff knew about sex scandals

'It was absolutely disgusting,' recalls one of Savile's victims, who was told by staff to just 'ignore him'
26 Feb 2015
Former DJ Ray Teret gets 25 years for string of sex attacks
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Former DJ Ray Teret gets 25 years for string of sex attacks

Girls as young as 12 were raped or indecently assaulted by presenter dubbed 'Jimmy Savile's shadow'
11 Dec 2014
Cliff Richard: renewed questions about media and the police
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Cliff Richard: renewed questions about media and the police

Why did police not warn singer of their raid - and why did BBC feel it was justified to embarrass him?
18 Aug 2014
Westminster paedophile claims: inquiry pressure mounts
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Westminster paedophile claims: inquiry pressure mounts

With suspicions growing of an Establishment cover-up, Home Secretary finally gets her act together
7 Jul 2014
Jimmy Savile 'interfered' with bodies of the dead
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Jimmy Savile 'interfered' with bodies of the dead

Disgraced DJ suspected of 'sexually interfering' with dead bodies at Leeds General Infirmary
26 Jun 2014
SAVILE ABUSE: claims reach 500, including child aged two
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SAVILE ABUSE: claims reach 500, including child aged two

Children's charity NSPCC says Jimmy Savile may be the 'most prolific sex offender' it has ever encountered
2 Jun 2014
MAX CLIFFORD: Downfall of the ultimate sleazeball
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MAX CLIFFORD: Downfall of the ultimate sleazeball

More than the story of one man’s hypocrisy: it’s another dagger-blow to Britain’s tabloid culture
29 Apr 2014
Max Clifford guilty of eight charges of indecent assault
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Max Clifford guilty of eight charges of indecent assault

Publicist Max Clifford convicted of a string of sexual assaults on young women and teenagers
28 Apr 2014
Cyril Smith abuse claims: police investigate cover-up
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Cyril Smith abuse claims: police investigate cover-up

Police are already investigating allegations of decades of abuse, made after death of the larger-than-life MP
28 Apr 2014
Jimmy Savile: victims were laughed at and ignored
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Jimmy Savile: victims were laughed at and ignored

Her Majesty's Inspector says police attitudes must change in wake of Jimmy Savile scandal
24 Feb 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 13 Mar 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 13 Mar 2013

13 Mar 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 12 Mar 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 12 Mar 2013

12 Mar 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 6 Mar 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 6 Mar 2013

6 Mar 2013
Pollard review: edited witness statements a 'PR disaster'
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Pollard review: edited witness statements a 'PR disaster'

BBC censured for redacting Paxman – but presenter reveals Savile's paedophilia was 'common gossip'
22 Feb 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 11 Jan 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 11 Jan 2013

11 Jan 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 3 Jan 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 3 Jan 2013

3 Jan 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 7 Dec 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 7 Dec 2012

7 Dec 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 28 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 28 Nov 2012

28 Nov 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 9 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 9 Nov 2012

9 Nov 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 8 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 8 Nov 2012

8 Nov 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 7 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 7 Nov 2012

7 Nov 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 2 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 2 Nov 2012

2 Nov 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 1 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 1 Nov 2012

1 Nov 2012
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