January 1, 2012 - Hall is appointed OBE in the New Year's Honours list for services to broadcasting and charity.
December 5, 2012 - Hall is arrested and questioned on suspicion of historic sex offences. The following day he is charged with three counts of indecent assault
December 7, 2012 - first appearance at Preston Magistrates' Court to plead not guilty to the charges. His solicitor issues a statement: "Stuart Hall is innocent of these charges."
January 22, 2013 - Hall is re-arrested and charged with more offences, 14 of indecent assault and 1 of rape.
February 7, 2013 - Hall appears at Preston Magistrates' Court facing the additional charges. After the hearing he vows to fight these "pernicious, callous, cruel and above all spurious allegations".
February 19, 2013 - Hall's lawyers approach prosecution offering guilty pleas.
April 16, 2013 - Hall pleads guilty to 14 charges of indecent assault against girls as young as nine, between 1967 and 1985.
May 2, 2013 - Reporting restrictions lifted on his guilty pleas after Crown Prosecution Service decide not to pursue an allegation of rape.
May 6, 2013 - BBC announce investigation into his activities while working at the corporation.
June 17, 2013 - Hall is jailed for 15 months.
July 26, 2013 - His sentence is doubled in the Court of Appeal on the grounds it was too lenient.
September 26, 2013 - Lancashire Police confirm they are investigating new sex allegations.
October 23, 2013 - He is re-arrested at HMP Leyland and later charged with further sex offences.
February 28, 2014 - He denies 15 sex assault charges when he appears at Preston Crown Court.
May 6, 2014 - Hall goes on trial at the same court. He admits a single indecent assault charge but denies 15 specimen counts of rape and five indecent assaults.
May 16, 2014 - Hall is found not guilty of 15 counts of rape and four of indecent assault. He is convicted of one indecent assault.