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Savile review witness plea

The Dame Janet Smith Review - established by the BBC to conduct a review of the culture and practices of the corporation during the years that Jimmy Savile worked there - is appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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Jimmy Savile witnesses asked to 'come forward' for inquiry

Dame Janet Smith, who is conducting an independent inquiry into the alleged sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile, has appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Writing on a website dedicated to the review, she said:

We know that in many cases, it will not be easy to come forward but the Review needs your support to fulfil its responsibilities.

Please do help us if you can.

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