Stuart Hall 'no longer contracted' by the BBC

The BBC has said it would not be featuring Stuart Hall again in its programmes. He was a regular contributor to Radio 5 Live prior to his arrest.

In a statement, the BBC said: "In light of today's events, Stuart Hall will no longer be contracted by the BBC."


Hall sentence to be reviewed

The Attorney General's office is to review Stuart Hall's sentence after the broadcaster was jailed for 15 months at Preston Crown Court for 14 counts of indecent assault against girls as young as nine. Labour said the sentence was 'unduly lenient'.