Jim Davidson re-arrested by Savile detectives

Comedian Jim Davidson pictured in 2001.
Comedian Jim Davidson pictured in 2001. Credit: Helen Valentine/PA Wire

Comedian Jim Davidson has been re-arrested by detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal following further allegations of sexual offences, the Press Association reported.


Davidson denies new sex claims

Comedian Jim Davidson 'vigorously denies' new sex offence claims made against him, his solicitor has said. The 59-year-old was bailed after being re-arrested over fresh allegations of sexual offences.