Tag: Jimmy Savile
Mistrust and ‘hysteria’ as UK’s institutions wobble
The BBC, the House of Commons, the press and the police have all been hit by scandals. Signs of a new era of transparency, a moment of deeper crisis, or an outbreak of ‘hysteria’?
Meltdown at BBC in ‘perfect storm’ of crises
In the wake of the Jimmy Savile child abuse scandal, the BBC has caused controversy again – this time by accusing a politician of rape. Could this be the end of the Beeb?
BBC thrown into ‘worst crisis for 50 years’
Facing allegations that it dropped an investigation into Jimmy Savile’s secret abuse of young girls, the BBC is losing public trust. How will the broadcaster recover?
Jimmy Savile — six decades of child abuse
Philanthropist, television personality, friend to princes and prime ministers: but behind Jimmy Savile’s image, new evidence reveals a chilling and prolonged regime of child sex abuse.