01/12/2014 07:03 GMT | Updated 01/12/2014 07:59 GMT

Lionel Blair 'Won't Work With Children' Because He's So Afraid Of False Child Abuse Allegations

Lionel Blair has revealed that he now refuses to work with children, because he’s so afraid of false child abuse accusations being levelled against him.

The showbiz veteran, who has a career spanning over seven decades, has said that earlier in his career he used to love working alongside children, but now refuses to because he feels like he can no longer be tactile with them.

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