BBC Director quizzed Savile

A senior member of staff at the BBC has revealed he questioned Savile over rumours of abuse more than 20 years ago. Derek Chinnery, who as Radio 1 controller from 1978 to 1985 was Savile's boss, said he spoke to Savile about the rumours.

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Inquiry into BBC culture during Savile years

The second BBC inquiry will look at the culture and practice of the BBC "during the years that Jimmy Savile worked here and afterwards," BBC Director General-George Entwistle said.

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