Rolf Harris

DLT Trial Told To Ignore Roache Verdict

PA | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK

Jurors in the trial of veteran disc jockey Dave Lee Travis must disregard the verdicts of the William Roache trial and not be influenced by sex offenc...

Rolf Harris Denies 12 Counts Of Indecent Assault

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Entertainer Rolf Harris denied 12 counts of indecent assault at Southwark Crown Court on Tuesday. The 83-year-old from Bray in Berkshire appeared ...

Rolf Harris Faces Three More Assault Charges

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK

Entertainer Rolf Harris will be prosecuted over three further allegations of indecent assault, the Crown Prosecution Service said today. A CPS spok...

Rolf Harris To Stand Trial In April

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK

Rolf Harris is to stand trial next April on charges of indecent assaulting young girls. The 83-year-old faces nine counts of indecent assault and f...

Harris To Plead Not Guilty

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK

Rolf Harris battled through a media scrum as he appeared in court to face indecent assault charges. The veteran entertainer's lawyer indicated he w...

Rolf Harris Appears In Court

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK

Rolf Harris is set to appear in court on Monday charged with nine counts of indecent assault and four counts of making indecent images of a child. ...

Rolf Harris Charged With Indecent Assault

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK

Rolf Harris is to be charged with nine counts of indecent assault and four counts of making indecent images of a child, the Crown Prosecution Service ...

Channel 5 Ditches Rolf

PA | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Presenter Rolf Harris has been dropped from his Animal Clinic TV series within days of being arrested again over allegations of sexual offences. Th...

Rolf Harris Re-Arrested By Operation Yewtree Police

PA | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK

Veteran entertainer Rolf Harris has been arrested for a second time following further allegations of sexual offences. The 83-year-old from Bray in ...

Davidson Re-Bailed Over Allegations Of Sexual Offences

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK

Comedian Jim Davidson has been re-bailed until October over allegations of sexual offences, his solicitor said on Wednesday. The 59-year-old, who has ...

'Whatever Happened To Innocent Until Found Guilty?'

Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Paul O'Grady has spoken out about the current wave of famous faces being arrested over sex claims, saying the operation has become a 'celebrity circus...

Rolf Harris Sex Abuse Allegations: British Detectives Question Sydney Woman

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK

British detectives investigating sex abuse allegations against Rolf Harris have interviewed a Sydney woman. The 43-year-old woman is reportedly a ...

Rolf Harris 'Turning To Art' To Deal With Sex Abuse Claims

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK

Rolf Harris has turned to art to deal with the trauma of being accused of sex abuse, his wife has revealed. Harris, 83, was arrested last month by ...

Rolf Harris's Wife Tells Of 'Sleepless Nights' After Operation Yewtree Arrest

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK

The wife of Rolf Harris has spoken about the couple’s torment since his arrest for alleged sexual offences. Alwen Hughes told a friend neither s...

Rolf Harris: The Australian Entertainer That Painted The Queen

PA | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK

Australian entertainer Rolf Harris has been a household name for more than half a century. Millions of young people grew up to the sounds of his in...

Funny Tweets Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Thought you couldn't make jokes about Margaret Thatcher's funeral, Rolf Harris's arrest or Justin Bieber's comments about Anne Frank? You haven't spen...

Rolf Harris Arrested In Operation Yewtree Sex Offence Probe

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK

Rolf Harris was today named as the TV entertainer who was arrested by police investigating allegations of sexual abuse in the wake of the Jimmy Savile...

Mobsters, Museums and the Twin Towers: Tutankhamun and the Illicit Antiquities Trade

Brendan Pittaway | Posted 22.01.2013 | Home
Brendan Pittaway

Dr Zahi Hawass, an egyptologist who styles himself as his country's 'Indiana Jones', has pressed foreign governments, museums and collectors to hand back even those treasures taken and maintained with the best of intentions. The British Museum has long resisted his attempts to return the Rosetta Stone.

One Is Spinning Around

PA | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Kylie Minogue dazzled the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall on Wednesday when she performed a surprise concert by royal appointment. The ...

Rolf Gets A New Animal Show

PA | Posted 13.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rolf Harris has joined Channel 5 for a new series based in a veterinary college. The artist and veteran broadcaster will present Rolf's Animal Clin...

Can You Guess What He's Won Yet?

PA | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Entertainment veteran Rolf Harris is to be honoured by Bafta with its highest award, a fellowship. The 82-year-old broadcaster, musician and artist...

The 5 Most Unlikely Christmas Number Ones

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Christmas number ones used to include lyrics like "snow is falling", "Merry Christmas" and sometimes even "Santa Clause is coming to town". But for...