Gambaccini sex abuse arrest

Veteran BBC TV and radio presenter Paul Gambaccini has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences as part of the inquiry into alleged sexual offences by Jimmy Savile and others.

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Gambaccini to be kept off air for 'coming weeks'

Paul Gambaccini decided he did not want to present his radio show tomorrow, and in his absence, the BBC said they would change their programming schedules. In a statement, a BBC spokesperson said:

Paul Gambaccini has decided that, in light of today's media attention, he would rather not be on-air at present and we respect that decision.

Therefore, Paul will not be presenting on BBC Radio in coming weeks and replacement programmes for the period will be announced soon.

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