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#Jimmy Savile

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'It was so vicious and so quick': Rory Cowan on homophobic abuse

The actor was subjected to a wave of abuse on Twitter.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 1 December, 2016

From The42 350 victims report UK child sex abuse by football coaches Scandal

350 victims report UK child sex abuse by football coaches

The National Police Chiefs’ Council said a “significant” number of calls had been made to them after a number of players spoke out.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 25 February, 2016

'Macho culture' at BBC allowed Jimmy Savile to abuse 57 females and 15 boys

The youngest victim of a sexual assault was just eight years old.

Tony Blackburn says BBC sacked him over Jimmy Savile inquiry

Blackburn said the BBC are “destroying” his career because his version of events does not tally with theirs.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Jimmy Savile abused victims while on camera and on the set of Top of the Pops

A draft report into his abuses at the BBC has been leaked.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 12 June, 2015

Jimmy Saville brought back to life in chilling new stage portrayal

Alistair McGowan’s performance has been described as “repellently convincing” by The Guardian.

# jimmy-savile - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Allegations of child sex abuse made against 76 British politicians

Police said there has been a surge in complaints against prominent public figures since the Jimmy Savile scandal.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 1 May, 2015

Prosecutors examine new set of sex abuse allegations against Rolf Harris

The 85-year-old is already serving a five year jail term for sexually assaulting several girls.

# jimmy-savile - Monday 30 March, 2015

Madame Tussauds has melted down Jimmy Savile's 'evil' waxwork

There were calls for it to be moved to the Chamber of Horrors but a victim said it was probably too evil for that.

# jimmy-savile - Monday 23 March, 2015

IRA abuse claims show – once again – how the institution is always placed before the victim

There are parallels between Sinn Féin’s reaction to allegations by Paudie McGahon and Maíria Cahill and the Catholic Church’s pursuit of its own institutional safety.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 19 March, 2015

BBC to make film about child sex abuse survivors following Savile revelations

The documentary will give a voice to those affected by child sexual abuse over the last 50 years.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 26 February, 2015

"He smelt of cigars and body odour": Savile abuse in the victims’ words

The latest report investigates abuse at the Stoke Mandeville Hospital.

Jimmy Savile was known as a 'sex pest' but complaints were still not taken seriously

Another shocking report into the appalling behaviour of the “opportunistic predator”.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 3 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Billy Ray Cyrus retweeted a photo of 'fan' Jimmy Savile in unfortunate Twitter prank Billy Ray Cyrus

# jimmy-savile - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about RTE’s Gaza footage, Croagh Patrick, and the Hamas ceasefire.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

It’s the weekend – and here’s everything that you need to know as you start your day.

Reilly closely monitoring for allegations of Jimmy Savile abuse in Ireland Crc

Reilly closely monitoring for allegations of Jimmy Savile abuse in Ireland

James Reilly and Charlie Flanagan met previously to discuss the issue.

# jimmy-savile - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Are gardaí investigating Savile's activities in Ireland? They're staying tight-lipped Crc

Are gardaí investigating Savile's activities in Ireland? They're staying tight-lipped

A solicitor who represented a number of Savile’s victims said that Ireland needs to “dig deeper” with its investigations.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 27 June, 2014

"His eyes were cold and dead": Savile abuse in the victims' words

An investigation found shocking instances of abuse and humiliation at the hands of Savile in UK hospitals.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 26 June, 2014

'Depraved and exploitative': Jimmy Savile abused vulnerable people aged between 5 and 75

“This is a profoundly shocking report,” one of the hospitals said in the aftermath of the publication of investigation findings.

Savile's celebrity visits were seen as a 'boost to morale' in hospitals

During his visits, he would often assist in giving bed baths to patients and visit the mortuary.

Lunchtime Fix: 5 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

"Oh, that's Jimmy, that's just his way" - how staff at hospitals enabled Savile and refused to believe his victims

One victim told her a nurse shrugged her shoulders and walked away after being told that Savile had molested a patient.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 23 May, 2014

Former BBC presenter Stuart Hall receives a further two years in prison

This new jail term is on top of a 15-month sentence he is already serving.

# jimmy-savile - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Freddie Starr arrested for fourth time in UK sex abuse probe

Starr’s lawyer said today that he plans to file a High Court application for judicial review over the conduct of the police and the Crown Prosecution Service.

# jimmy-savile - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Corrie actor William Roache appears in court for rape trial

Roache has been charged with two counts of rape involving a 15-year-old girl and another five counts of indecent assault on four girls.

# jimmy-savile - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Haughey believed Jimmy Savile would be a good mediator for Thatcher dealings

A letter in the National Archives reveals details of a meeting between the pair at the Central Remedial Clinic in the 1980s.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 13 December, 2013

BBC broadcaster rebailed in Operation Yewtree investigation BBC

BBC broadcaster rebailed in Operation Yewtree investigation

Paul Gambaccini and another man have both been rebailed today.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 29 November, 2013

Further 19 hospitals face investigation over Savile links

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said he expects final reports of all the investigations to be completed by June 2014.

# jimmy-savile - Friday 1 November, 2013

BBC broadcaster Paul Gambaccini arrested under Operation Yewtree

The broadcaster had been questioned by police earlier this week.

# jimmy-savile - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about the final Troika review, another Labour resignation and the testimony of US intelligence officials.

Two men arrested in Savile sex abuse investigation

The two men were arrested today in London and remain in police custody.

Autopsy due after BBC chauffeur accused of child sexual abuse found dead

David Smith was found dead in his home after he failed to turn up to court in London on Monday.

# jimmy-savile - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Jimmy Savile's former driver charged with rape

Ray Teret charged with multiple counts of rape and assault on 15 accusers who were all under age of 16 at time.

# jimmy-savile - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Surrey Police transcript shows Jimmy Savile denied abusing young girls

Transcript of 2009 interview revelas that the BBC presenter brushed off and dismissed allegations made against him.

# jimmy-savile - Monday 14 October, 2013

NHS widens its Jimmy Savile investigations to 'other hospitals'

The initial probe involved three hospitals and 10 trusts.

# jimmy-savile - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

More indecent assault charges for DJ Dave Lee Travis

The 68-year-old former BBC presenter already faces eleven charges spanning a period between 1977 and 2007.

# jimmy-savile - Monday 23 September, 2013

Rolf Harris appears in court on child sex charges

The 83-year-old TV presenter faces nine charges relating to indecent assault and four of making indecent images of children.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Rolf Harris charged with 13 child sex offences dating from 1980 to 2012

The entertainer was charged with nine counts of indecent assault and four counts of making indecent images of a child.

# jimmy-savile - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Former TV presenter Stuart Hall admits indecent assault charges

The former TV and radio presenter will be sentenced in June after admitting to 14 charges of indecently assaulting girls, one as young as nine.

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