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Jimmy Savile Sex Scandal Documentary Wins Two Journalism Awards

The ITV documentary that sparked the Jimmy Savile sex scandal has won two prizes at the Royal Television Society TV journalism awards. The Guardian reports that Exposure: The Other Side of Jimmy Savile won ‘scoop...

Jimmy Savile Victims To Sue Bbc

More than 30 victims of disgraced British Tv legend Sir Jimmy Savile are to launch legal action against the Bbc and the late presenter's estate.Savile was unmasked as a serial paedophile following his death at...

Luke Haines Scraps Song About Jimmy Savile Over Sex Scandal

Veteran rocker Luke Haines dropped a song about controversial British Tv host Sir Jimmy Savile from his new album after it emerged the late presenter was a serial paedophile.The former Auteurs frontman teamed up with...

Bbc Under Fire After The Tweenies Jimmy Savile Spoof Is Repeated

A repeated episode of children’s BBC show The Tweenies, that was initially show in 2001, has come under fire after it portrayed a spoof of the disgraced late disc jockey and television presenter Jimmy Savile.The...

Children's Tv Character Dresses As Jimmy Savile In The Tweenies, Bbc Apologizes

The BBC have had to apologise after its much loved children's show The Tweenies saw one of its characters dress up as Jimmy Savile.Few things are taboo to joke about anymore. Judging by movies and...

54 Years Of Abuse And No Chance Of Punishment: The Disappointments Of The Jimmy Savile Report

By 1990 Jimmy Savile had been made a knight in his lifetime, as well as given the Roman Catholic's highest honor, the Knight Commander of the Pontifical Equestrian Order of Saint Gregory the Great. 22...

'He Groomed A Nation': Shocking Report Of Jimmy Savile’S Abuse, Revealed

A Metropolitan Police report detailing the findings of the investigation into allegations of sexual abuse made against Jimmy Savile’s has been released to the press. The report, named the ‘Giving Victims a Voice’ report, was...

Jimmy Savile Raped 30 Children, Says Official Report

An official inquiry into disgraced British Tv icon Sir Jimmy Savile has concluded he raped at least 30 children and abused 450 victims.The late star, who died in 2011 aged 84, targeted girls and boys...

Jim Davidson: "I've Never Forced Myself On A Girl In My Life"

A fired up Jim Davidson spoke of his dismay at being arrested in connection with the Jimmy Savile sex-abuse scandal this week. The former Generation Game host is accused of sexually molesting two women though...

Esther Rantzen: "Operation Yewtree Needs To Change And Change Quickly"

While most celebrities stay clear of Operation Yewtree, such is its sensitive nature, and widespread reportage, Esther Rantzen has publically condemned it for "tainting" the reputations of those arrestedIn an interview with the Sunday Post,...

Police Clutch Evidence Bags After Searching Jim Davidson's Home

The comedian Jim Davidson has been forced to pull out of Celebrity Big Brother after he was arrested at Heathrow airport in connection with the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal. The entertainer was due to...

"It’S Impossible To Think Any Less Of Him" – Frankie Boyle On Jim Davidson Sex Abuse Arrest

Yesterday, the comedian Jim Davidson was arrested by police working for Operation Yewtree, the investigation set up in the wake of the Jimmy Savile sex scandal.Discussion about his arrest has been rife on social media...

Jim Davidson Arrested Under Operation Yewtree, Denies Claims

As the scandal surrounding child abuse within television institutions continues to unravel in the U.K - brought about by sudden and rife accusations of Jimmy Savile's involvement after his death - Jim Davidson has been...

Jim Davidson Arrested

Comedian Jim Davidson has "vigorously denied" sex abuse allegations levelled at him after he became the latest celebrity arrested in connection to an ongoing investigation into late British Tv star Sir Jimmy Savile.Davidson, 59, was...

Jim Davidson Latest Shock Arrest In Jimmy Savile Operation Yewtree Investigation

As a part of the Jimmy Savile investigation 'Operation Yewtree', Jim Davidson has been the latest to be arrested.As the Independent reports, the comedian was arrested at his home in Hampshire after plain clothed policeman...

Further Arrests In Jimmy Savile Sex Investigation – Two Men In 50s In Custody

There have been two further arrests in the Scotland Yard’s Yewtree Operation – the sex offence investigation set up as a result of the Jimmy Savile sex scandal. BBC News report that a 53 year...

Jimmy Savile Letters To Margaret Thatcher Intrigues Us To Censored Correspondence

A letter from Jimmy Savile to Margaret Thatcher - which is thought to be the beginning of a close relationship - has been released to the public for the first time. Part of a Savile...

Paul Daniels 'Casts Doubt' On Some Of Jimmy Savile's Alleged Victims

Paul Daniels has caused controversy with a blog suggesting that not all of Jimmy Savile's 450 alleged victims are telling the truth.We've all had our opinions on the case of the late Jimmy Savile and...

Paul Daniels Questions Jimmy Savile Victims, Accused Of Belittlement

Paul Daniels has been "wondering if all of [Savile's] accusers are for real". And his claims have, inevitably, come under intense scrutiny from groups concerned with the people affected by the sex abuse scandal, The...

The Bbc Are 'Incapable And Chaotic' Says Report On Jimmy Savile Scandal

The BBC's handling of the Jimmy Savile sexual abuse scandal, which included the mismanagement of a Newsnight expose, has been summed up in a report; a report that labels the BBC as "completely incapable" and...

Jimmy Savile Case Continues: London Man In His 70'S Arrested

Though it’s recognised as the Jimmy Savile case, the investigation into sexual abuse practices in the 1970s has long gone beyond the alleged actions of the disgraced former DJ, and now the BBC reports that...

Jimmy Savile Sex Scandal Rages On As 31 Accusations Of Rape May Just Be The Beginning

Since his death last year, aged 84, the furore surrounding numerous allegations of child abuse, sexual abuse and rape have scandalized Britain. Shoddy journalism, concealed information and a pulled documentary have accompanied the growing number...

Triumphant Return To British Comedy Awards For Sacha Baron Cohen

Sacha Baron Cohen was one of the stars at last night’s British Comedy Awards, winning the Outstanding Achievement Award.Back in 1999, he won the Best Male Comedy Newcomer award at the very same awards event....

Jimmy Savile Investigation Update: More Arrests On The Way In Operation Yewtree

Since the shocking revelation of Jimmy Savile's sordid lifestyle abusing young people, throughout his entire career, there have been hundreds of accusations against him as well as many other celebrities for similar crimes. A senior...

Update: Jimmy Savile Accused Of 31 Instances Of Rape

The rape claims against the late Jimmy Savile total up to 31, police have reported. According to the statement made by Scotland Yard officials, so far 589 people have come forward with information and a...

Operation Yewtree: Man Arrested In London For Sexual Offences, Unrelated To Jimmy Savile

Another arrest has been made in relation to Operation Yewtree; the widespread police investigation into alleged sexual offences, sparked by the revelations regarding Jimmy Savile’s alleged former crimes against underage girls throughout his career at...

Max Clifford Faces Police Questions On Two Separate Sex Offences

PR guru Max Clifford may need to use all the publicist expertise at his disposal to get himself out of this one, having been questioned by police about two separate sex offence allegations some eight...

Max Clifford: Back To Work After Bail Release From Operation Yewtree Arrest

Despite his arrest under Operation Yewtree, which stems from sexual abuse claims that could date back to the 1970's, Max Clifford said the allegations "are totally without any foundation and are totally untrue", and is...

Jimmy Savile Operation Yewtree Arrest Number 5: Max Clifford

Max Clifford was arrested this morning at 7:40am in relation to the Jimmy Saville investigation, named Operation Yewtree, reports the Independent. Clifford has been at the centre of celebrity media controversy for years, it is...

Max Clifford Arrested In Sex Abuse Probe

Famed celebrity publicist Max Clifford has been arrested as part of a U.K. investigation into sexual abuse sparked by allegations against late Tv star Sir Jimmy Savile.The 69-year-old public relations agent, who has represented Simon...

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