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The plaque in Scarborough which lists the Freemen of the Borough is to be taken down today and sent off to have Jimmy Savile's name removed from it.
It comes after calls yesterday from a family in Scarborough to have the television presenter's body exhumed from the cemetery in the town where he is buried.
There have been calls in Scarborough for Jimmy Savile's body to be exhumed from the
cemetery in the town where he was buried.
It has come from a woman grieving for her granddaughter who is buried in a neighbouring plot.
Meanwhile, lawyers have filed claims for damages from dozens of victims of his alleged sexual abuse.
Watch the full report from Jon Hill below.
Councillors in Scarborough have voted to remove Jimmy Savile's name from the honour board in the town for those granted freedom of the borough.
The television star was made a freeman of Scarborough in 2005.
The council decided to vote on whether or not to keep Savile's name on the board after allegations of sex abuse emerged about the former TV presenter.
The decision about whether to remove Jimmy Savile's name permanently from the board will be taken once the police inquiry into his activities is over.
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Councillors in Scarborough are holding a meeting to decide whether to posthumously strip Jimmy Savile of his Freedom of Scarborough award.
They will vote on whether to remove the street names and memorial plaques erected in Jimmy Savile's name, as well as deciding on whether his name should be removed from the Honour Board for Freemen of the Borough.