Radio 1 DJ Chris Denning in court over 41 sex attacks

Radio 1 DJ Chris Denning. Credit: PA

Chris Denning, one of Radio One's original launch team, has appeared at Westminster Magistrates Court charged with 41 sex attacks on boys aged nine to 16.

The 73-year-old from Basildon, Essex, is accused of carrying out the assaults on 22 victims between 1967 and 1985.

He was remanded in custody until his next court appearance at Southwark Crown Court on June 6.