Starr wants gravestone to say 'I told you I was innocent'

The entertainer Freddie Starr has told ITV1's This Morning:

If I do have a heart attack and die, on my gravestone will be, 'I told you I was innocent'.

Asked whether he has ever abused underage girls, Mr Starr told ITV News yesterday: "Never. I never have done, I never would do. It's not my style. It's not in me to do that."

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Starr's health fears over claims

The entertainer Freddie Starr has said he has had heart palpitations due to the stress caused by allegations that he assaulted a teenager after appearing on a Jimmy Savile show in the 70s. He described the claims as having "no evidence whatsoever."