Stuart Hall appeared via video link at Court of Appeal

Stuart Hall appears via video link at the Court of Appeal in London. Credit: Priscilla Coleman/ITV News

Stuart Hall watched via video link from Preston prison as Lord Chief Justice Lord Judge announced that a term of 15 months imposed last month was "inadequate".

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Stuart Hall's sentence doubled

Appeal judges have ruled that the 15-month jail sentence given to former BBC presenter Stuart Hall for indecent assault was "unduly lenient" and doubled to 30 months. He admitted 14 counts relating to girls aged between nine and 17.