Entwistle 'warned about Savile'

A review has said the decision to drop the Newsnight investigation into the Jimmy Savile sexual abuse allegations was flawed. It also revealed George Entwistle ignored warnings when he was BBC Director of Vision of "a darker side" to Savile.

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Acting DG defends lack of sackings over Savile handling

Tim Davie has defended the BBC's disciplinary actions following the damning Pollard Report.

I asked acting BBC Director-General Tim Davie why, given the report was so critical, no one has been sacked - isn't it a shuffling of chairs?

He defended it, saying former DG George Entwistle and deputy head of news Stephen Mitchell left.

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