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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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Who is BBC broadcaster Paul Gambaccini?

  • Paul Gambaccini is a 64-year-old American/British broadcaster
  • Presenter of the Ivor Novello Awards for 11 years
  • He currently presents 'America's Greatest Hits' on BBC Radio 2 every Saturday evening at 8pm
  • He also presents the popular BBC Radio 4 series 'For One Night Only'
  • A veteran BBC broadcaster, he appeared BBC Radio 1 for 18 years, presenting the US Chart Show
  • Until recently he presented the Classic Countdown on Classic FM
  • In 1996 he received the Outstanding Contribution to Music Radio award from the Radio Academy
  • He co-authored The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles

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