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Banksy Is Sending Dismantled Dismaland To Calais Migrant Camp


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Banksy’s pop-up art installation, Dismaland, is being dismantled but he’s made a very special request and one which will help thousands of people living in extremely difficult conditions. The Bristol based artist is sending timber from his ‘bemusement park’ installation to Calais where it will be used to build shelters for the refugees currently living in shanty town like conditions close to the French port.

BanksyAn example of Banksy's work at the Stealing Banksy? exhibition in London, April 2014.

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Jimmy Savile Victim "Unwell" After Watching Alistair McGowan Portrayal


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A victim of the notorious paedophile Jimmy Savile has spoken of feeling "quite unwell" after watching the new London play An Audience with Jimmy Savile in which Alistair McGowan plays the predatory presenter.

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The controversial play provoked a mixed response though McGowan's performance was described as "uncanny" and former victim of Savile Karin Ward described the play as "absolutely fantastic."

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Are People Ready For A Jimmy Savile Play?


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Journalist Jonathan Maitland has announced that his new play will be An Audience with Jimmy Savile, with the impressionist and actor Alistair McGowan in the lead role. The play will draw on transcripts of interviews with the former TV star - considered one of the biggest predatory sex offenders in history.

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"It is one of the biggest stories of the last five years," he said. "It has changed everything; it has changed the way we look at abuse, it has changed the way we prosecute it, it has changed attitudes towards it, the way we treat the survivors of it.

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More Cases Of Jimmy Savile Abuse Uncovered In New Hospital Report


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A new report has uncovered a series of sickening attacks on ill children by late entertainer Sir Jimmy Savile at a hospital in England.

The Dj and Bbc broadcaster was unmasked as a serial paedophile following his death in 2011, with a police investigation uncovering more than 450 cases of sexual abuse.

It subsequently emerged that he had molested hospital patients after being given access to wards and mental health facilities in England, and a report published last year (14) uncovered a series of incidents at Leeds General Infirmary in the north of England.

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Billy Ray Cyrus Tricked Into Sharing Jimmy Savile Snap


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Country music veteran Billy Ray Cyrus has been left red-faced after a prankster tricked him into retweeting a picture of shamed British entertainer Sir Jimmy Savile on Twitter.com.

Many of Cyrus' followers were left horrified this week (ends05Oct14) when the star shared a snap of Savile, who was unmasked as a serial paedophile following his death in 2011, on his Twitter page.

The user had sent a message to Cyrus claiming the image was of his "granddad" who is a "huge fan" and would "love" a retweet from the star.

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Jimmy Savile's Sickening Hospital Abuse Revealed In Report


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Sir Jimmy Savile sexually assaulted victims aged five to 75 and "interfered" with dead bodies, according to a report into his sickening campaign of abuse at hospitals across the U.K.

The Dj and Bbc broadcaster was unmasked as a serial paedophile following his death in 2011, with a police investigation uncovering more than 450 cases of sexual abuse.

Savile is also alleged to have molested male and female patients after being given access to hospital wards and mental health facilities in England.

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English Primary School Cancels Play After Realising Character Is Based On Jimmy Savile


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Parents of children at Scargill Junior School in Rainham, Essex have expressed their dismay following  the cancellation of 'Lights Camera Action!', a school play featuring a caretaker charachter called Will Fixit - based on Savile's BBC show Jim'll Fix It.

"He's a real life superhero, bet he'd look real good in tights,” read lyrics from the musical. "With your box of tricks you're never short of jobs to do. So many things need mending, everyone's depending on you."

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Jim Davidson "Delighted" After Sex Offences Allegations Are Dropped


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Jim Davidson says he is "delighted" after the attorney general of the Falkland Islands confirmed that the comedian will not be prosecuted for an alleged sex offence from the 1980s. 

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In a statement, Mark Lewis said a file of evidence had been reviewed and "no further action" would be taken. The allegation against Mr Davidson, 60, related to a trip the comedian made to the islands in 1980s, to entertain troops.

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Pan's People Stars Preyed On By 'Repulsive' Jimmy Savile


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Several members of veteran British dance troupe Pan's People have recalled how they were preyed upon by paedophile Tv presenter Sir Jimmy Savile during their 1970s heyday.

The glamorous dancers were regular guests on U.K. music show Top of the Pops, performing backing routines to the week's biggest hits.

Now two members, Dee Dee Wilde and Louise Clarke, have told how the show's most popular presenter Savile, who was unmasked as a serial sex abuser following his death in 2011, lured them into his van during a recording.

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James Mcavoy Denies Interest In Jimmy Savile Role


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Actor James McAvoy has denied reports he wants to play disgraced British Tv presenter Sir Jimmy Savile on the big screen.

Writer Irvine Welsh, whose book Filth is the basis for MCAvoy's latest film, recently alleged he and the actor were discussing sexual abuse when MCAvoy expressed an interest in portraying Savile, the children's Tv host who was unmasked as a paedophile following his death in 2011.

Welsh told Britain's Radio Times magazine, "(MCAvoy told me), 'If you ever write about it, I'd love to play Jimmy Savile'."

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Jimmy Savile Makes An Appearance At The Start Of The Great North Run

Jimmy Savile and The Great North Run Saturday 20th October 2012 Jimmy Savile makes an appearance at the start of The Great North Run

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Sir Jimmy Savile Poses In A Suit At Warren Gold At Gold's Factory Outlet Where He Wore A Suit To Help Promote The Store's Deal Of A Suit For £1 When Buying One At Full Price In Golders Green

Jimmy Savile Thursday 18th December 2008 Sir Jimmy Savile poses in a suit at Warren Gold at Gold's Factory Outlet where he wore a suit to help promote the store's deal of a suit for £1 when buying one at full price in Golders Green London, England

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The Funeral Of Sir Jimmy Savile Held At Leeds Cathedral

Guest and Jimmy Savile Wednesday 9th November 2011 The funeral of Sir Jimmy Savile held at Leeds Cathedral Leeds, England

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Jimmy Saville's Doctor Leaves His House With A Police Officer, Following The News That The Popular Disc Jockey And Television Presenter Had Passed Away, Aged 84

Jimmy Savile Saturday 29th October 2011 Jimmy Saville's doctor leaves his house with a police officer, following the news that the popular disc jockey and television presenter had passed away, aged 84 Yorkshire, England

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Sir Jimmy Savile Launches Savile's Hall At The Royal Armouries

Wednesday 27th June 2007 Sir Jimmy Savile launches Savile's Hall at the Royal Armouries Leeds, England

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