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

80's Mania performers
80's Mania performers Credit: The Reunion Group

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