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Did Jimmy Savile Kill A Child? Police Launch Fresh Probe

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK

Jimmy Savile may have been involved in the death of a child during his horrifying 50 year campaign of abuse, a shocking new report has said. The al...

This Jimmy Savile Interview From 1990 Is Now Even More Horrifying

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK

Claims that Jimmy Savile may have sexually interfered with dead bodies are some of the most horrifying revelations yet about the disgraced broadcaster...

Jimmy Savile Performed Sex Acts On Dead Bodies At Leeds General Infirmary

PA | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK

Claims that Jimmy Savile may have sexually interfered with dead bodies are some of the most shocking revelations yet about the disgraced broadcaster. ...

Savile Wore 'Huge Rings Made From Glass Eyes Of Dead Bodies'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK

Disgraced presenter Savile "wore huge rings that he said were made from the glass eyes of dead bodies", according to a sickening series of reports int...

The London Men in Childcare Network Wants Parity Among Early Years Professionals

June O'Sullivan MBE | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
June O'Sullivan MBE

In the midst of the Jimmy Savile child abuse scandal last year, a group of early years professionals in London formed the London Men in Childcare Netw...

Horrific Child Abuse Stories Could Actually Be a Cause for Optimism

Peter Watt | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK
Peter Watt

The last few weeks, indeed the last seven months, have been completely unprecedented in terms of the media focus on child abuse. It's hard to believe, and just as hard to read, the plethora of shocking stories... However, I believe some of this is simply coincidence but some gives me reason to be optimistic. Yes, I really did say optimistic. Rather than view all the reports of these horrific cases as a sign that things are getting worse, we should actually be pleased that they are being exposed, that they are being discussed and that offenders are being taken to court.

Do White Abusers Have Their Race, Religion or Culture Scrutinised By the Media?

Sara Khan | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK
Sara Khan

We don't ask whether Cameron, Hazell, Hall or Savile, were motivated by white culture or their religion yet every newspaper I've read or news item I've watched, has consistently referred to the Oxford groomers' culture and religion.

Review Due Into Shelving Of Newsnight Report On Jimmy Savile

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

A review into why Newsnight shelved a report into sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile will be released on Wednesday. Top BBC executives and journalists on...

Defending Jimmy Savile

Scott Capurro | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Comedy
Scott Capurro

Why is Savile being crucified for most men's slightly groping, misplaced, but ultimately harmless affections? What's in a peck on the cheek, other than a potential tongue? Isn't a hand on the knee just a simpler way of saying 'me likey'?

NSPCC Launches Campaign After Savile Investigation

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK

A children's charity is launching a campaign to prevent people thinking sexual abuse is a problem from the past following the Jimmy Savile abuse revel...

Savile Sex Abuse Officers Arrest Man In London

PA | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

Police investigating allegations of sex abuse surrounding Jimmy Savile and others arrested a man in his 60s, Scotland Yard have said. The man, from...

Man In 60s Arrested In Connection To Jimmy Savile Probe

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

A man in his 60s has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences in connection with the Jimmy Savile sex abuse investigation. Officers working o...

The Unintended Consequences of the Jimmy Savile Case

Bob Morgan | Posted 01.02.2013 | UK
Bob Morgan

That we had to wait until Jimmy Savile was dead to hear from people he had abused and exploited - says many bad things about how our society works - b...

'DJ Dave Lee Travis' Bailed In Jimmy Savile Probe

PA | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

A man in his 60s, reported to be DJ Dave Lee Travis, was bailed pending further inquiries tonight after being arrested by detectives investigating the...

Ex-Radio 1 DJ 'Arrested In Jimmy Savile Investigation'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

UPDATE: 'DJ Dave Lee Travis' Bailed In Jimmy Savile Probe Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is the fourth man arrested by police investigating ...

Man Arrested In Savile Investigation

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

A man in his 60's has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences in connection with Jimmy Savile investigation. Officers working on Operation Ye...

Is the Internet Heralding a New Puritan Age

M.R. Hall | Posted 06.01.2013 | UK Tech
M.R. Hall

How much will our everyday behaviour and speech be forced to change? There's no telling of course, but we're definitely on the upswing of the pendulum.

Jimmy Savile, Gary Glitter and Roman Polanski - Comparing Artists and Arses

John Fleming | Posted 31.12.2012 | Home
John Fleming

"Roman Polanski?" someone said to me yesterday afternoon. "Well, he's not as bad as Jimmy Savile, is he?" That is like a red rag to a bull. Was Jack...

Jimmy Savile, Sexism at the BBC and Rapes in 31 US States

John Fleming | Posted 23.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
John Fleming

Last night, a female friend and I watched (on BBC TV) the special Panorama investigation Jimmy Savile: What the BBC Knew - a programme not just about ...

Jimmy Savile 'Wanted Me To Wear School Uniform For Sex Sessions'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK

A 62-year-old woman has come forward alleging Jimmy Savile repeatedly had sex with her when she was only 15. The woman claims to have met the BBC D...

Savile 'Abused Transgender Man At Broadmoor'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

A transgender man who was a former Broadmoor patient has claimed Jimmy Savile groped him while he was being treated at the secure hospital. Steven ...

Savile Abuse 'Could Span Six Decades And 60 Victims'

PA | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK

Jimmy Savile's alleged catalogue of abuse could have spanned six decades and included around 60 victims, police said. The scandal has mushroomed si...

340 Lines Of Inquiry And 40 Victims In Jimmy Savile Police Probe

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Police are pursuing 340 lines of inquiry and speaking with as many as 40 victims in the probe into sexual abuse allegations against Jimmy Savile. ...

Actress From 'The Office' Makes Savile Abuse Allegation

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK

A disabled actress best known for her role in 'The Office' claimed Jimmy Savile groped her when she appeared as a teenager on 'Jim'll Fix It'. Juli...

Jimmy Savile Poses Inside Hospital Where Patients Said He Abused The Sick

SWNS | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

This previously unseen photograph shows Sir Jimmy Savile inside the hospital where he is alleged to have abused sick and disabled patients. The pic...