Savile producer denies claims

Ex-BBC radio producer Ted Beston, who was arrested by detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal, "vehemently denies" the allegations, his solicitors said. He was arrested by Operation Yewtree officers over alleged sex offences.

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Former Savile producer Ted Beston arrested

A man in his 70s, believed to be Ted Beston, a former Jimmy Savile producer, was arrested this morning by Operation Yewtree officers on suspicion of sexual offences.

Beston worked with Savile on his Radio 1 shows as well as the TV series, Savile's Travels.

Ted Beston, pictured in October, previously worked with Jimmy Savile Credit: ITV News

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