CPS: Broadcaster Hall was an 'opportunistic predator'

A spokesperson for the Crown Prosecution Service has described Stuart Hall as an "opportunistic predator" after it was revealed the broadcaster had pleaded guilty to 14 indecent assaults.

The media record Stuart Hall's arrival at a court hearing in January. Credit: Press Association

He said: "The evidence of the victims clearly established a pattern of behaviour which was unlawful and with no innocent explanation."

He added the victims did not know each other and their evidence was "strikingly similar".