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Savile child sex abuse unprecedented

Jan 12, 2013

Savile child sex abuse unprecedented

Detectives have recorded 214 offenses allegedly committed by Savile between 1995 and 2009, including 34 rapes, on victims aged 8 to 47. #BBC #NewsTracker #UK #Jimmy Savile #Child sex abuse
Jimmy Savile committed more than 200 sex crimes, says report

Jan 11, 2013

Jimmy Savile committed more than 200 sex crimes, says report

British police say the late entertainer Jimmy Savile committed more than 200 sex crimes over more than half a century, with most victims children and teens assaulted. #NewsTracker #Child Abuse #Sex crimes #Jimmy Savile #BBC-Savile row
BBC celebrates 90th anniversary mired in doubt

Nov 14, 2012

BBC celebrates 90th anniversary mired in doubt

Mired in doubt about its future, the British Broadcasting Corporation is marking the 90th anniversary of its first transmission. #BBC #NewsTracker #David Cameron #British Broadcasting Corporation #Jimmy Savile
Savile scandal: BBC under pressure to restore trust

Nov 12, 2012

Savile scandal: BBC under pressure to restore trust

he bungling of reports that powerful Britons sexually abused children has thrown one of the largest and most respected broadcasters in the world into a deep crisis. #BBC #NewsTracker #Jimmy Savile
Jimmy Savile row: Why the BBC should not be shut down

Nov 11, 2012

Jimmy Savile row: Why the BBC should not be shut down

This "crisis" engulfing the world's largest broadcasting organisation needs to be dealt with properly and comprehensively, not hysterically. #BBC #Jimmy Savile #Tabloids #George Entwistle

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Jimmy Savile row: Why the BBC should not be shut down

Jul 30, 2014

Sinéad OConnor Q&A as it happened

Sinéad OConnor came in for a webchat and, from her favourite cheeses and insults, to her feelings about the Catholic Church and Van Morrison, she left no topic untouched 2.04pm BST Now the clock has struck two, my tampon is turning into a pumpkin. I ... #Van Morrison #Rolf Harris #Jimmy Savile #Queen Elizabeth II #Sinead O'Connor
Jimmy Savile row: Why the BBC should not be shut down

Jul 25, 2014

Ian Watkins' failed appeal is evidence of a sharp change in attitudes to abusers

Allegations against the Lostprophets frontman were only taken seriously after Jimmy Savile's abuses were revealed. His conviction represents a sea-change in social attitudes It is not easy to see much that gladdens the heart in the story of Ian Watki... #Van Morrison #Rolf Harris #Jimmy Savile #Queen Elizabeth II #Sinead O'Connor