BBC looked at reclaiming money from Entwistle payoff

Lord Patten tells me the BBC Trust looked at whether they could get money back from George Entwistle's payoff but lawyers said it wasn't possible.

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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.