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Jim Davidson's solicitor Henri Brandman said tonight that his client has not been charged with any offence and "vigorously denies" the allegations made against him.
Mr Brandman said in a statement:
Jim Davidson's solicitor said tonight the comedian "vigorously denies" the allegations made against him, following the star's re-arrest over further claims of sexual offences.
Former Generation Game and Big Break host Jim Davidson has been released on bail until May.
Davidson was originally arrested on January 2 in west London, along with a 53 year old who was held in Hampshire. The unnamed 53 year old has also been released on bail until May.
Last week DJ Dave Lee Travis was re-arrested after further allegations were made to Operation Yewtree detectives.
Speaking outside his home in Bedfordshire, the 67-year-old insisted his "conscience is clear" and again denied any wrongdoing.
So far 11 people have been arrested under Operation Yewtree, the investigation prompted by the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal.
Jim Davidson, 59, answered bail today after being held in January by detectives working on Operation Yewtree, the investigation prompted by the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal.
A Scotland Yard spokesman said a 59-year-old man had been "further arrested on suspicion of sexual offences in connection with further allegations made to Operation Yewtree".
At the time of his first arrest in January, Davidson's solicitor Henri Brandman issued a statement to say he "vigorously denied" the allegations.
Comedian Jim Davidson has been re-arrested by detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal following further allegations of sexual offences, the Press Association reported.