Ofcom Newsnight investigation 'ongoing'

Broadcast watchdog Ofcom are still investigating the Newsnight programme.

After the BBC Trust released their findings a spokesman said:

Ofcom's investigation into the Newsnight child sex abuse allegations is currently ongoing.

We will make the outcome of this investigation known in due course.


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