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Jimmy Savile created his TV shows to gain access to children, Mark Williams-Thomas, the child protection expert and criminologist who helped expose the late entertainer as a paedophile, has said.

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Nurse says Broadmoor patient 'raped repeatedly' by Savile

Jimmy Savile worked as a volunteer at Broadmoor psychiatric hospital. Credit: PA

A former psychiatric nurse at Broadmoor has told the Guardian that a former patient once claimed that she had been raped repeatedly by Jimmy Savile at the hospital.

When the patient threatened to report him, nurse Naomi Stanley said, "he laughed in her face, and said that nobody would believe her and he could do what he liked".

"She described him as being 'very forceful' and treating her like she was an animal, like a piece of shit, like he had no regard for her whatsoever," the nurse added.

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