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Sir Jimmy Savile's Estate Is Frozen

Late British entertainer Sir Jimmy Savile's estate has been frozen as cops investigate sex abuse allegations against him.The estate's executors at NatWest bank have decided to put the dead Dj's estimated $6.9 million (£4.3 million)...

Jimmy Savile Given Keys To Leeds Hospital Building For Late Night Visits

Sir Jimmy Savile was regularly given the keys to a Leeds hospital building where he would arrive with teenage girls in the early hours. An ex-porter told the BBC that Savile would take girls to...

Victims By Proxy | How The Savile Scandal Is Affecting More And More People

The Jimmy Savile scandal has already officially claimed its first victim in the arrest of Gary Glitter last Sunday (28th Oct. 2012), however there are undoubtedly many more people waiting uncomfortably for their fated call....

Esther Rantzen Shops Three 'High Profile Bbc Employees' To Jimmy Savile Police

Gary Glitter has returned home on bail after being the first person to be arrested in the Jimmy Savile sex abuse inquiry. The 1970s glam rocker, who has served time for child sex crimes, was...

So That's Why Sir Jimmy Savile Never Appeared On Children In Need

Ever wondered why Sir Jimmy Savile - one of the Britain's most prolific charity fundraisers - never appeared on Children in Need, the BBC's UK charity that has raised over £600 million and changed the...

Jimmy Savile Was Banned From Children In Need For 'Suspicious Behaviour'

Whilst the disturbing revelations into Jimmy Savile’s life are still a relatively new phenomena for the majority of the population, a former BBC executive has admitted that the disgraced former star was...

Rick Parfitt: 'I Was Suspicious Of Jimmy Savile'

Rocker Rick Parfitt suspected disgraced British entertainer Sir Jimmy Savile was abusing young girls after working with him on Tv during his 1970s heyday.Police in the U.K. have launched a criminal inquiry into reports the...

Gary Glitter Arrested

Former pop star Gary Glitter has been arrested on suspicion of sex offences as part of an ongoing police investigation into allegations of abuse surrounding late British Tv entertainer Jimmy Savile.The shamed music veteran, real...

The First Of Many: Gary Glitter Is Arrested In Connection With The Jimmy Savile Case

Today, the BBC reports that Gary Glitter has been arrested in connection with the Jimmy Savile investigation. It was only a matter of time before someone living experienced consequences of the disturbing allegations that have...

Gary Glitter Arrested

Former pop star Gary Glitter has been arrested on suspicion of sex offences as part of an ongoing police investigation into allegations of abuse surrounding late British Tv entertainer Jimmy Savile.The shamed music veteran -...

Police Move To Arrest Celebrities Who Helped Jimmy Savile

Scotland Yard officers working on the Jimmy Savile sex abuse case are preparing to arrest up to 12 'household names' within the next couple of days.Police have discovered that TV stars may have helped Savile...

The Case Against Jimmy Savile: What Can The Police And Victims Hope To Achieve?

Jimmy Savile's abuse of young people, particularly females, over his 50 year career are almost indisputable now. Police are following up 400 lines of enquiry and over 300 people have come forward to confess that...

New York Times Chairman Sends New Ceo A Voice Of Support Amid Jimmy Savile Scandal

Arthur Sulzberger Jr., the New York Times chairman and publisher today publically backed the incoming chief executive and former BBC Director General, Mark Thompson, who has been heavily implicated in the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal,...

Liz Mackean Takes Voluntary Redundancy In Response To Bbc Newsnight's Savilegate

Liz MacKean is probably not a name you've ever heard or read of before this week, but, her part in the original report for Newsnight has been thrust into a harsh limelight. In response to...

Original Jimmy Savile Police File To Be Reviewed By Crown Prosecution Service

The director of public prosecutions has revealed that they will review the original police file sent to the Crown Prosecution Service related to Jimmy Savile’s alleged sexual activities.The files were sent in 2009 to the...

Newsnight Savilegate Is The Cause Of 'Regret And Embarrassment' To Bbc And George Entwhistle

Last night, a Panorama special, based on the rising allegations against Jimmy Savile and the BBC, aired on BBC1 and attempted to shed light on the story, as well as try to uncover why the...

Panorama On Jimmy Savile- How Jim'll Fix It Broke The Bbc.

The Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal has occupied the time, energy, thoughts and emotions of thousands over the past month, since ITV1's 'Exposure' documentary was released regarding Savile's decades of abuse. This show has escalated...

Panorama Asks: Why Was Bbc's Jimmy Savile Newsnight Investigation Shelved?

Tonight, a BBC Panorama programme will challenge the explanation provided by the BBC itself, regarding the dismissal of a Newsnight investigation into Jimmy Savile’s alleged sex offences. The Newsnight editor responsible for dropping the programme...

Sir Jimmy Savile's Great Niece Accuses Star Of Abuse

The grandchild of Sir Jimmy Savile's sister has accused the late British entertainer of abusing her as a child.Caroline Robinson, Savile's great niece, claims she was molested by the star when she was 12 years...

Cops Launch Wide-ranging Criminal Probe Into Jimmy Savile Abuse Allegations

British police have launched a criminal inquiry into abuse allegations against late entertainer Sir Jimmy Savile amid reports he molested more than 200 children over a period of 40 years.The Tv and radio presenter, who...

Jimmy Savile's Assistant: He Thought He Was Untouchable

Jimmy Savile's former PA says he was ''untouchable''.Janet Cope, the former personal assistant of the disgraced TV star - who has been accused of sexual abusing a number of schoolchildren in the 70s - revealed...

“Jim Had No Feeling, No Emotions At All”: Jimmy Savile's Pa Of 32 Years Speaks Out.

With mounting evidence against Jimmy Savile and the institutions that chose to protect him, one woman retains an open mind. Janet Cope was the television presenter's PA for 32 years, before he callously sacked her...

'Newsnight' Presenter Jeremy Vine: "Jimmy Savile Possibly One Of The Most Serious Predatory Paedophiles In History"

Former 'Newsnight' presenter Jeremy Vine has become the latest current BBC employee to speak out over the alleged acts of Sir Jimmy Savile. Speaking at the Cheltenham Literature Festival, Vine was asked his thoughts on...

Jimmy Savile Abuse Scandal: Independent Inquiry Dismissed To Outraged Reponses

The Jimmy Savile abuse scandal continues. So far there are already at least four investigations or inquiries afoot in response to the overwhelming news of the breadth and depth of Jimmy Savile's alleged horrific behaviour...

Jimmy Savile, Dead Bodies: Is There A Link?

The story of Jimmy Savile’s alleged abuse has taken yet another sordid turn. The Sun have uncovered an old interview with Q magazine which hints at a possible link between Jimmy Savile, dead bodies and...

Former Bbc Boss 'Questioned Jimmy Savile About Rumours' More Than 20 Years Ago

A former boss at the BBC had questioned Sir Jimmy Savile about the rumours circulating around his private life some 20 years ago it has emerged following an interview on BBC Radio earlier today.Derek Chinnery,...

Sir Jimmy Savile 'Victims' To Sue Both The Bbc And Nhs

The alleged victims of sexual abuse from the late Sir Jimmy Savile are apparently lining up a lawsuit against both the BBC and the NHS for the ease in which they let Savile into the...

Bbc Consider Dropping John Peel Tribute Should Abuse Allegations Be Proven

In light of the recent allegations brought forth against former DJ John Peel, the BBC have announced that they will most likely drop the planned tribute they had arranged in his honour should the allegations...

'The Office' Star Julie Fernandez Claims She Was Groped By Jimmy Savile

Julie Fernandez, the 38-year-old actress best known for starring in Ricky Gervais' and Stephen Merchant's classic sitcom 'The Office', claims she was groped by Sir Jimmy Savile at the aged of 14. Speaking to the...

Bbc Under Pressure To Explain Cancellation Of Jimmy Savile Newsnight Programme

Pressure is mounting on the BBC to answer allegations that its Newsnight documentary team were forced to drop an investigation into Jimmy Savile’s long-standing sexual abuse of minors. ITN reports today (October 12, 2012) that...

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