Newsnight Savile

Maria Miller Reflects On BBC's 'Annus Horribilis'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2013 | UK

More must be done to "strengthen" the role of auditors holding the BBC to account after what has been an "annus horribilis" for the corporation, accor...

BBC Staff Urged Not To Tweet About Crisis

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK

BBC staff have been urged not to tweet about the corporation's problems by the acting head of news, Fran Unsworth. She told staff in an internal me...

'Checks And Safeguards Failed At Every Level'

Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

The "monumental failures" at the BBC must prompt a complete overhaul of the corporation's management structures, the chair of an influential Westminst...

Has Tim Davie 'Got A Grip?'

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK

The BBC has entered some extremely choppy waters of late with Director-General George Entwistle resigning over a disastrous Newsnight broadcast. Th...

David Dimbleby Slams 'Gobbledegook' Culture At BBC

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

Veteran BBC presenter David Dimbleby has hit out at bloated management and a culture of "gobbledegook" at the corporation. The Question Time host s...

BBC's Helen Boaden And Stephen Mitchell 'Step Aside' After Newsnight Crisis

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

Helen Boaden, the head of BBC News, and Stephen Mitchell, her deputy, are to step aside in the wake of the Newsnight report which falsely identified a...

Newsnight To Out 'Senior Political Figure' As Paedophile

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK

A "senior political figure" is to be outed as a paedophile on Newsnight on Friday, according to the editor of the London-based Bureau of Investigative...

'Just Think Of Me As Good Old Uncle Jim'

PA | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

Fresh claims have emerged that Jimmy Savile tried to rape a woman while on a hospital visit and told her "just think of me as good old uncle Jim". ...

PICTURED: Sunny Holiday Snaps From The Day A Boy Was Molested By Jimmy Savile

PA | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

A picture has been released of a boy standing next to Jimmy Savile's Rolls-Royce on the same day he claims he was abused by the TV star. The allege...

Leeds Hospital Disputes Porter's Claims About Savile Abusing Girls

PA | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

A hospital has disputed claims by a former porter that Jimmy Savile would regularly take teenage girls to a private hospital block alone. Terry Pra...

Ted Thornhill

Why Did So Many Turn A Blind Eye To Savile's Abuse?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ted Thornhill | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

The scale of Jimmy Savile’s alleged abuse has left the nation in complete shock – not least because it has become apparent, for instance through t...

Jimmy Savile 'Took Teenage Girls To Hospital'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

Jimmy Savile was handed a key to a hospital block where he regularly would take teenage girls alone, a former porter has claimed. Terry Pratt said ...

TV Bosses 'Laughed At Me' For Reporting Savile Sex Abuse

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK

A former television newsreader said he was "laughed at" after telling managers he spotted Jimmy Savile pinching a girl's bottom whilst he was working ...

Jimmy Savile Police Look At Claims Doctors Abused Children

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK

Information on three doctors who worked at hospitals where Jimmy Savile had links has been passed to police amid claims they were involved in a networ...