80's Mania Show postponed due to Jimmy Savile references
Organisers of an 80's Mania show due to open in Mansfield on 26th October are postponing the performance until next year because of pre-recorded video content featuring impersonations of Jimmy Savile.
The say the content can't be removed and have rescheduled for April next year.
"Recently published allegations over Jimmy Savile's private life, whether true or not, have forced us to make a decision on the screening of what could be deemed as sensitive and emotive material." The Reunion Group
Victim of alleged abuse by Jimmy Savile from the Midlands
Police from Yorkshire say they've received a report of historic sexual abuse linked to the Jimmy Savile enquiry from someone in the Midlands. The alleged abuse took place in Scarborough in the late 1980's.
North Yorkshire Police say they've referred the report to the Metropolitan Police who are co-ordinating the investigation.
The comedian Freddie Starr has strongly denied allegations that he groped a teenage girl after one o Jimmy Savile's TV shows in the 1970s. Speaking at his home in Warwickshire, he said the claims were making him feel ill - and he was mortified by them.