Paxman slammed Savile inquiry

The BBC has published witness statements from the inquiry into why a Newsnight investigation into Jimmy Savile was shelved. The documents reveal presenter Jeremy Paxman's criticisms of the decision to drop the story and of the inquiry.

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BBC boss arrives ahead of inquiry transcript release

Acting BBC Director General Tim Davie. Credit: ITN

Acting BBC Director General Tim Davie has arrived at Broadcasting House ahead of the release of transcripts of the corporation's internal inquiry into its handling of the Newsnight investigation into Jimmy Savile, which was shelved in 2011 and the aftermath.

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