BREAKING: Jimmy Savile charities to close

A charity set up by Jimmy Savile to support the Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Buckinghamshire is to close.

It's one of two which has decided to disband due to the scandal surrounding the former BBC television presenter.

The Jimmy Savile Stoke Mandeville Hospital Trust said it had considered changing its names, but felt it would always be linked with Savile.

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Savile charities close

Two charities set up by the former BBC presenter Jimmy Savile are to close. The Jimmy Savile Stoke Mandeville Hospital Trust said it felt it would be always linked with Savile.