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Jimmy Savile: On Dog-Faced Jodie Marsh And Elvis Presley (Photos)

by | 2nd, November 2011

JIMMY Savile fans will be able to say “Now then” to the charismatic DJ and telly star when his coffin goes on display at the Queens Hotel in Leeds centre. The coffin will be closed. He will then be buried at the North Yorkshire seaside resort of Scarborough.

Anorak has delved into the archices and can now deliver a few wonderful photos of Sir James meeting Elvis Presley, and this from the Jersey Evening Post Aug 12, 2006:

FORMER Bergerac star John Nettles has told the JEP that he would have been delighted to appear at the Battle of Flowers if he had been asked. And veteran DJ Sir Jimmy Savile, a former Mr Battle, says that he would have done it for free. ‘I would have been enormously flattered to be asked, and, if available, I would have been very happy to do it,’ said actor John Nettles, who is again one of Britain’s favourite TV detectives thanks to the hugely popular Midsomer Murders. And he added: ‘I would have given any fee to charity.’ The decision by the Battle of Flowers

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