Operation Yewtree

Cameron's Cull: Pointless Window Dressing or a Cunning Distraction?

Will Black | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Politics
Will Black

David Cameron yesterday had the enviable task of culling ministers, apparently to make way for fresh faces. Right-wing media predictably concentrated on the outrage of loyal long-standing Tories being driven out, rather than examining the toxicity that drove Cameron to take dramatic action at this stage of a parliament.

How Do Trials And Allegations Affect Families Of The Accused?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Since October 2012 the nation has been rocked by Operation Yewtree, a tide of sexual abuse allegations, investigations, convictions and acquittals cen...

Rolf Harris' Jail Sentence 'Unduly Lenient'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK

The prison sentence of Rolf Harris has already been referred to the Attorney General on the grounds it was "unduly lenient". The former national tr...

Rolf Harris Leaves Home By Boat As He Heads To Court For Sentencing

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK

Rolf Harris has been filmed leaving his house by boat, in an attempt to avoid the cameras, as he headed to court to be sentenced for a string of indec...

Rolf Harris And Jimmy Savile Appeared Together On 1992 Show

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

Rolf Harris and Jimmy Savile used to watch vulnerable patients undress at Broadmoor hospital, according to a former patient. In the aftermath of Harri...

WATCH: Jimmy Savile Greets Rolf 'The Maestro' Harris On Jim'll Fix It

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

Footage of convicted sex abuser Rolf Harris and paedophile Jimmy Savile appearing on a children's TV programme together has emerged. The clips har...

The 'Boy from Bassendean' Is No More: Harris' Once Proud Hometown To Rip Up Tributes

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Rolf Harris And Jimmy Savile 'Prowled Broadmoor Hospital Together' Rolf Harris' 1985 Educational Video Warns Children About Paedophiles...

'Birds Of A Feather': Harris And Savile 'Prowled Broadmoor Hospital Together'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

READ MORE: WATCH: Jimmy Savile Greets Rolf 'The Maestro' Harris On Jim'll Fix It'Kids Can Say No': What Sex Offender Rolf Warned Children In 1985 Ed...

'Kids Can Say No': What Sex Offender Rolf Warned Children In 1985 Educational Video

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: WATCH: Jimmy Savile Greets Rolf 'The Maestro' Harris On Jim'll Fix It'Birds Of A Feather': Harris And Savile 'Prowled Broadmoor Hospital Tog...

'Rolfie Deserves A Cuddle' - The Accusations Against Harris That Didn't Make It To Court

PA | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK

More women came forward to claim that Rolf Harris had groped them but their evidence was not allowed to be used as part of the prosecution, it can now...

Veteran Entertainer Likely To Lose Honours Over Indecent Assaults

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK

Rolf Harris will be stripped of the BAFTA Fellowship he was awarded two years ago, and could lose his CBE from the Queen after being found guilty of i...

Rolf Harris Warned He Could Be Jailed After Indecent Assault Convictions

PA | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: WATCH: Jimmy Savile Greets Rolf 'The Maestro' Harris On Jim'll Fix ItRolf Harris And Jimmy Savile 'Prowled Broadmoor Hospital Together'Rolf ...

Gary Glitter Appears At Court To Face Sex Charges

PA | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK

Gary Glitter has appeared in court to face allegations he carried out a string of sex attacks on two underage girls. The former pop star, who appea...

Rolf Harris 'Has Demon Beneath Charming Exterior'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK

The allegations against Rolf Harris show he is "a sinister pervert" with "a demon" beneath his "charming exterior", his sex offences trial has heard. ...

Gary Glitter Charged With Sex Offences

PA | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

Former pop star Gary Glitter has been charged with eight sex offences involving two underage girls, prosecutors have announced. Glitter, 70, whose ...

Rolf 'Admired' Bikini Body Of 13-Year-Old

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK

Veteran entertainer Rolf Harris has admitted that he admired the bikini body of 13-year-old friend of his daughter sexually while on holiday, after be...

Former BBC DJ Arrested Over Suspected Sex Offences

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK

Former Radio 1 DJ Chris Denning, a colleague of Jimmy Savile, will be charged over a string of alleged sex attacks on boys aged nine to 16, prosecutor...

Woman 'Thought Rolf Harris Would Rape Her'

PA | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

An 18-year-old woman thought she was going to be raped when Rolf Harris pinned her against a wall and groped her, a court has heard. Giving evidenc...

Freddie Starr, Victim of a Great British Injustice

Justin Huggler | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK
Justin Huggler

first denied the accusations against him a year and a half ago, mouthing at the empty air, it was hard to escape the feeling that what we were witnessing was a grotesque failure of British justice.

Freddie Starr Will Not Be Charged With Sex Offences

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK

Freddie Starr will not face charges over alleged sexual offences, prosecutors have confirmed. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) announced on Tues...

Max Clifford Sentenced To Eight Years In Prison

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK

PR guru Max Clifford has been sentenced to eight years in prison, for eight charges of indecent assault, a judge has ruled. The 71-year-old finall...

'Disappointed' Clifford Refuses To Apologise Over Sexual Assaults

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

Disgraced publicist Max Clifford said he was "incredibly disappointed" after a jury convicted him of sexual offences - but refused to apologise to his...

'Horrified' Simon Cowell Cuts Ties With Max Clifford

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell has become the first high-profile star to cut his ties to shamed Max Clifford - following the PR's man's conviction yesterday on eight ch...

Max Clifford Sneaks Up On Sky News Reporter In Bizarre Video Outside Court

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

Max Clifford has been caught on camera mimicking a television news reporter outside the court where he was convicted of a string of sex offences. A...

Operation Yewtree Police Arrest 73-Year-Old Man

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK

A 73-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences as part of the investigation sparked by the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal. Scotlan...