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The BBC’s Futile Attempt To Erase Jimmy Savile

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Cilla Black and Jimmy Saville before a Variety Club Luncheon at the Savoy Hotel.
Date: 10/08/1964

 

THE BBC very much regrest including the face of dead DJ Jimmy Savile during a Top Of The Pops highlights show this September. Sir Jimmy, as he was known at the time of filming (the repugnant man was both a Papal knight and knight of the realm), is not a BBC highlight and must be shown only on the news.

The BBC says:

“Although all programmes are reviewed before broadcast, unfortunately this brief appearance was missed. It was removed from iPlayer as soon as we were made aware and replaced with a re-edited version. We apologise for any distress caused.”

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Posted: 22nd, September 2014 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Plain Sight: The Life and Lies of Jimmy Savile – Blame The Parents

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JIMMY Savile is the subejct of Dan Davies’s book Plain Sight: The Life and Lies of Jimmy Savile. The man known in his lifetime as Sir Jimmy has now buried in muck and filth. Savile never was arrested, charged nor tried in his lifetime. He is the alleged paedophile and rapist who operated on the BBC and NHS’s watch.

Rachel Cooke writes:

As I read Davies’s book, the term “light entertainment” suddenly struck me as the greatest joke. What a misnomer. It wasn’t light at all. It was dark and heavy: clod­hopping at best, sinister at worst. All the programmes I enjoyed most as a child came with heavy doses of innuendo, low-level violence, sadomasochism. There was Dick Emery, who dressed up as a sexually frustrated spinster – at the time I didn’t know what frottage was, except I sort of did, thanks to her – and as a toothy vicar whose pious exterior made for a sharp contrast with his visits to “naughty” strip clubs. (Davies, I notice, has a picture of this vicar on his Twitter account.) There were the two Ronnies, Barker and Corbett, whose show included peculiar serials such as “The Worm That Turned”, a dystopian fiction starring Diana Dors, in which women ruled the world (mostly in hot pants and jackboots) and men wore women’s clothes and kept house, and “Band of Slaves”, in which an all-girl orchestra was sold into slavery. Rod Hull and his puppet Emu performed a tango of aggression so convincing, you couldn’t help but rub your upper arms as you watched, imagining the bruises on those of their victims. Benny Hill was forbidden in our house – he was on ITV – but I knew the shtick. He chased girls. Round and round and round. (Hill, incidentally, made a shrine of his dead mother’s clothes, just as Savile did with those of his beloved “Duchess”.) Somehow, Ben Elton’s con­troversial attack on Hill – the comedian’s routine, he suggested, incited rape and other acts of violence against women – doesn’t seem quite so over-the-top now as when he made it in 1987.

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Posted: 5th, September 2014 | In: Books, Celebrities Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

The 10 Oddest Objects Owned By Sir Jimmy Savile

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IN the summer of 2012, stuff belonging to the late Sir Jimmy Savile was auctioned in Leeds. Monies riased went to Savile’s own charitable trust. £130,000 of which went on Jimmy’s silver Rolls Royce Corniche convertible. Among the 549 put up for sale,  Yes It’s Number One created the big top ten, judged on oddness and over-estimate price:

A ‘JIM FIXED IT FOR ME’ aluminium badge – £2,000

The magic chair from the first two series of Jim’ll Fix It – £8,500 (under the 10K estimate)

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Posted: 27th, August 2014 | In: Key Posts Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

The BBC And Police Use Cliff Richard To Repair The Damage Of Jimmy Savile And Hillsborough

PA 20640511 The BBC And Police Use Cliff Richard To Repair The Damage Of Jimmy Savile And Hillsborough

CAN we feel sorry for Cliff Richard? When the police raided his home in the full glare of the BBC cameras, did you wince? Or did you pat yourself on the back and congratulate the Beeb and the police on their sound work in investigating allegations of historic sex abuse and, most vitally, showing us all how they have moved on and are no longer ignoring victims, employing the depraved and failing to report their crimes?

The worthy South Yorkshire plods must have known Cliff was on his summer holidays.

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Posted: 19th, August 2014 | In: Celebrities Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile Was ‘A Trans-Dimensional Sorcerer Who Harvested Occult Energies’

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JIMMY Savile, the dead knight of the realm and the papal church accused of being the world’s worst ever sex attacker, the man who knew Charles and Diana’s greatest secret, who invited us to sing-along to the jingle-jangle son, who blow cigar smoke at children trapped in a lift, was a wizard.

 

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Posted: 11th, July 2014 | In: Celebrities Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile Ravished The Dead: The 1990 Interview With The BBC’s Yorkshire Ripper

IN 1990, Sir Jimmy Savile talked  to Q Magazine of his sexual interst in fresh corpses.

 

Jimmy SAvile dead Jimmy Savile Ravished The Dead: The 1990 Interview With The BBCs Yorkshire Ripper

 

 

To the HuffPost this is:

Jimmy Savile Interview From 1990 Reveals Disgraced Star’s Apparent Fetish For The Dead

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Posted: 29th, June 2014 | In: Celebrities, News Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile Blows Smoke At Children Stuck Inside A Broken-Down Lift In 1973

FLASHBAK to September 7 1973:

TV and radio star Jimmy Savile entertains schoolchildren trapped in a broken-down lift in London. The youngsters were being presented by Mr Savile with a £7,500 cheque for the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.

 

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Posted: 25th, June 2014 | In: Celebrities, Flashback Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile Stars In Junior School Play

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THE young students at Scargill School in Rainham, east London, are rehearsing for the end-of-year show Lights, Camera, Action!. We join the action as the school caretaker cahracter, a Mr Jim Fixit arrives. He is, as the notes sugegst, “ready for any challenge.”

He produces a letter. He reads:

“Dear Jim, could you please find time to retrieve my sixteen footballs from the roof of the school hall.”

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Posted: 25th, June 2014 | In: Celebrities, News Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Seedy 1970s TV: Petula Clark And The Scorpio People, Starring Jimmy Savile And Diana Dors’ Swimming Pool

dors brown Seedy 1970s TV: Petula Clark And The Scorpio People, Starring Jimmy Savile And Diana Dors Swimming Pool

 

IT’S hard to explain how peculiar TV was in the 1970s. Better to show you kids what the olds had to watch.

On November 16, 1974, Petula Clarke starred in The Sound of Petula. . .The Tale of a Scorpio, Petula sang about people born under the Scorpio star sign.

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Posted: 28th, March 2014 | In: Celebrities, Flashback, Key Posts, TV & Radio Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

BBC Wusses Out Of Top Of The Pops Anniversary Special Because of Jimmy Savile

THIS year would mark the 50th anniversary of Top Of The Pops. The show was, until relatively recently, a cornerstone of British television. A mixture of people’s interest shifting to the internet, and the BBC’s complete failure to stay in touch with youth culture and an over-reliance on the Glastonbury coverage saw TOTP falling by the wayside.

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And then there’s the ongoing Jimmy Savile child abuse scandal.

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Posted: 2nd, January 2014 | In: Music, News, TV & Radio Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

On The Justice For Jimmy Savile Rally In Leeds

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DID you go to the Justice 4 Jimmy rally in Leeds’ Rhounday Park? Thats Jimmy Savile.

@rabbitaway issued a call to arms:

Not afraid to speak up for those that cannot. Roundhay Park Leeds October 29th 1pm JUSTICE FOR JIMMY SAVILE JOIN US

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Posted: 31st, October 2013 | In: Celebrities Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile: After 10 Months Of Waiting For His Trial David Smith Is Dead

Screen shot 2013 10 29 at 06.39.27 Jimmy Savile: After 10 Months Of Waiting For His Trial David Smith Is DeadWHAT do we make of the death of David Smith? He was Jimmy Savile’s chauffeur. Not his only one. Just one of them. Mr Smith’s other claim to fame is that his was the honour of being the first person charged with sexual offences as part of Operation Yewtree. He was arrested in December 2012.

But he never will get his trial. Back in July he pleased not guilty to two counts of indecent assault and two of gross indecency on a child. Yesterday, he was due to appear at Southwark Crown Court. But he never left his home in Effingham Road, Lewisham.

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Posted: 29th, October 2013 | In: News Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

James McAvoy auditions for Jimmy Savile role at the Filth premiere

JAMES McAvoy’s new film Filth has opened in London. McAvoy would play Jimmy Savile if Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh ever penned a script about the BBC DJ, NHS ward wharbler and sex predator, the Scottish novelist has said. Welsh told the Radio Times that while making Filth, he discussed the subject of sexual abuse with X-Men star McAvoy, who apparently told him: “If you ever write a script about it, I’d love to play Jimmy Savile.” Maybe the film could feature a trial and name some of the enablers who let Savile prosper? After all, the law never did catch up with Savile while he was alive…

Posted: 1st, October 2013 | In: Film Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile stands in for Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2

chris evans Jimmy Savile stands in for Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2

THE Daily Mail reports that “DJ Chris Evans has courted controversy after impersonating serial sex predator Jimmy Savile live on air to nearly 10 million listeners”.

Impersonating Jimmy Savile involves:

a) being dead

b) grabbing hold of children

c) becoming aPapal knight

d) looking like an identikit nonce

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Posted: 25th, September 2013 | In: Celebrities, TV & Radio Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile Horror: the ‘secret lair’ above a Manchester record shop and 650 ‘victims’

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CAN we all agree that Jimmy Savile was convicted of not a single sex crime during his successful BBC career? Good. That is the only fact which we can all agree on without a shadow of doubt. Of course, the welter of evidence collated since his death says that Aunty’s charitable DJ lived a life as putrid as his rotting corpse. Indeed, rumours are that sex with dead bodies was not beyond his tastes.

Today, the Mirror tells its readers:

Jimmy Savile: Celebrity arrests could soar after police discover DJ’s secret lair at record shop - Names and sexual details of hundreds of girls were scrawled across huge wall in a scene from a horror film

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Posted: 28th, July 2013 | In: Celebrities Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

1973: Jimmy Savile hid in a Womble suit on Top of The Pops to leer at young girls

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OPERATION Yewtree calls The Wombles.

Mike Batt wrote their music. He went on the record:

In 1974 The Wombles were the biggest selling act in the U.K. It all came about by my being hired to do the music for this little TV series, five minutes long, that the BBC did. These funny little puppet things being stop-animated into rather twee adventures picking up litter on Wimbledon Common. Instead of getting the £200 fee for it, I asked if I could have the character rights to the music. That was worth nothing, because there was no band or anything, so they gave me that instead.

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Posted: 13th, July 2013 | In: Flashback, Music, TV & Radio Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

In 1978 Sex Pistol John Lydon told the BBC he’d like to murder Jimmy Savile (audio)

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IN October 1978, when Jimmy Savile was in his paedo pomp, seducing kids on the BBC with the vow that Jim’ll Fix It and spinning the discs on Radio 1, Johnny Rotten wanted to murder him.  In this clip, John Lydon talks about killing the protected Savile.

The interview features on Public Image’s album Religion Attack. This part about Savile never did make the Beeb’s final cut for broadcast:

Posted: 7th, July 2013 | In: Flashback, Key Posts, Music, TV & Radio Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Four places where you can still see Jimmy Savile on the BBC

jimmy savile bbc Four places where you can still see Jimmy Savile on the BBC

JIMMY Savile has not been purged from the BBC. Sure, the BBC wiped Savile from its Desert Island Discs database. But Savile still features on the BBC. He’s part of the BBC news feature on the London Marathon (see above).

When he appeared as a character on the children’s Tweenies show – Max Tweenie was dressed as the BBC and the NHS’s in-house pervert – the Sun was outraged.  The BBC was aghast. It would never happen again. But now blogjam has spotted Savile elsewhere on the Beeb. On the Top of The Pops 2 site, you can send a pal a Jimmy Savile postcard. “Sir Jim’ll”… (molest your kids)…

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You can read an interview with Savile on the same pages. Highlights are:

Was TOTP part of the ‘Swinging Sixties’?

Jimmy: TOTP epitomised what was going on for younger people at the time. It was simple insofar as most things were safe: sex was safe, a girl walking home late at night was safe. Booze hadn’t raised its head to the extent that it has today. Drugs were practically non-existent. It was such a time of freedom and emancipation for young people. Everything was wonderful and you could say that everything was safe and TOTP mirrored that. I made a big fuss of the audience, I made sure the audience got just as much camera coverage as the groups did, because I considered the audience, if anything, more important than the groups. You could see from their abandon that it was a perfectly natural demonstration of trouble-free joy.

Did TOTP benefit from coming to swinging London?

Jimmy: I don’t think TOTP gained anything by coming down to London from its base in Manchester. Nobody is important in London, nobody is rich, because London eats everybody! When it was in Manchester it was a recognisable entity, people worshipped TOTP. If they’d left it where it was, it would have still had that marvellous fresh flavour. You can’t take something into London and have that same freshness.

As it went through the 70’s TOTP was criticised for sexism – what is your view?

Jimmy: In the 70s, 80s and 90s there came something called Political Correctness. Now Political Correctness, apart from being a load of crap, is something that gives lesser people a tub to thump, people who are nothing. They would come and say you are doing this and that. Why didn’t they ask Pan’s People if they minded dancing in provocative gear? They enjoyed it. Queen Cleopatra wore gear like that – I mean, do me a favour! Political correctness has ruined more people, jobs, and atmospheres than anything else in today’s society.

Did the punk bands behave themselves?

Jimmy: Everybody behaved on TOTP. If they misbehaved, they ran the chance of not having their next record played. That was professional death so everybody behaved.

And will the BBC ever rerun the Grumbleweeds Radio Show? The Grumbleweeds once performed on the Childrens Royal Variety Show. Savile was there:

Posted: 2nd, June 2013 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile meets murdered Stuart Hall in Hell: Taiwan animation tells the story

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STUART Hall get the Taiwanese news treatment. Look out for Hall being beaten to death. Hall meeting Jimmy Savile in Hell. Hall having his arms ripped out and for all eternity wailing and gnashing his teeth in frustration that he can’t do the very thing that got him damned:

Posted: 4th, May 2013 | In: Celebrities Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Bill ‘Cock’ Roache says Jimmy Savile’s sex abuse was in God’s script

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BILL Roache is not Ken Barlow, Coronation Street’s randy, pompous, educated bore. That’s just the job God picked out for him. Roache is in the public eye because he told New Zealand’s One News his views on child sex crimes.

Before that he was on This Morning to try and reach out to with his pet Jack Russell dogs, Poppy and Harry, “via animal psychic Jackie Weaver”. He once walked with the Druids (see photo above). One News knew they were stood on fertile ground when the posed the questions.

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Posted: 20th, March 2013 | In: Celebrities Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Vengeful woman kept names of Jimmy Savile’s BBC paedophile ‘ring’ in her autograph book

jimmy savile essex Vengeful woman kept names of Jimmy Saviles BBC paedophile ring in her autograph bookIN “REVENGE OF SAVILE VICTIM”, the Express introduces us to Leisha Brookes, 45. She claims to have been abused by the late Sir Jimmy Savile, Papal Knight, NHS ward wallah, BBC stalwart and keeper of those Princess Diana secrets. And her revenge is to…

a) Dig up Savile and beat him with sticks?
b) Have cigars rebranded as ‘Peado Sticks’?
c) Firebomb the London Marathon?
d) Murder everyone with the surname Savile
e) Refuse to pay her TV licence

Yep, it’s (f). Says she:

“No matter what you fine me, I am not going to give a penny to my ­abusers from the BBC. I cannot pay the BBC or anyone connected with it.”

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Posted: 10th, March 2013 | In: News Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Cardinal Keith O’Brien, Jimmy Savile and blowing smoke up the Catholic Church

keith obrien savile Cardinal Keith OBrien, Jimmy Savile and blowing smoke up the Catholic Church

CARDINAL Keith O’Brien has resigned. Gay rights group Stonewall once called the head of the Catholic Church in Scotland, “bigot of the year”.

He’s accused of sexual impropriety against four priests, three of them still serving. Nothing has been proven. The cardinal has denied the charges. Piers Paul Read says in the Times that “his resignation suggests that there may be some fire behind the smoke“.

Does it?

Cardinal O’Brien has tendered his resignation as Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh. Vatican policy advices that bishops retire at the age of 75. He’s 74.

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Posted: 26th, February 2013 | In: News Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile interviewed in 1964: did he have sex with a 16-year-old when he was 4?

JIMMY Savile was speaking with The New Venture News in 1964. Based on London’s Old Kent Road, New Venture News was talking with “personality of the moment”, Radio Luxembourg DJ Jimmy Savile. A “young lady” is also in the room.

In the interview,  Savile says he was “4″ when he embarked on a “love affair” with a 16-year-old. His most embarrassing moment was being “caught” in a Great Yarmouth caravan with “five girls”. He says his life is “an open book”:

Jimmy SAvile ventura news Jimmy Savile interviewed in 1964: did he have sex with a 16 year old when he was 4?

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Posted: 21st, February 2013 | In: Celebrities Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

David Beckham, Jimmy Savile, Ronnie Irani, Maggie Thatcher and Jeffrey Archer: the five biggest charity boasters

THEY do a lot of work for charity, and they DO like to mention it!

Charity1 David Beckham, Jimmy Savile, Ronnie Irani, Maggie Thatcher and Jeffrey Archer: the five biggest charity boasters
When it comes to self-promotion you have to hand it to him. Transfer deadline day arrives and instead of talking about a 22-year-old Brazilian or Portuguese hotshot on his way to Chelsea or Manchester to City, the media is frothing with excitement over a 37-year-old former international whose main purpose these days is to sell merchandise with his name on.

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Posted: 7th, February 2013 | In: Celebrities, Flashback, Key Posts, Politicians, Sports Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0

Jimmy Savile made me thinner, says BBC director of news Helen Boaden

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JIMMY Savile, a word of thanks. Helen Boaden, director of news at the BBC (salary: £354,000 a year)  goes on the record:

“I’ve lost a stone since all the Savile business erupted.”

Cheers, Jimmy…

Posted: 24th, January 2013 | In: Celebrities Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0