Whittingdale: Jimmy Savile cover-up claims are ‘damaging’ for BBC

(Photo: Jimmy Savile, William Starkey via Wikimedia Commons)

‘Jimmy Savile cover-up claims ‘damaging’ for BBC, says Whittingdale’
John Whittingdale, the chair of the committee of MPs has said that claims the BBC has covered up the Jimmy Savile scandal in the past few months is “damaging” its reputation.

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