Stuart Hall jailed for extra two-and-a-half years

Disgraced broadcaster Stuart Hall.
Disgraced broadcaster Stuart Hall. Credit: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Disgraced broadcaster Stuart Hall was today ordered to serve an extra two years and six months in jail on top of a 30-month sentence for indecently assaulting girls as young as nine.

The 84-year-old, who had his previous sentence doubled, pleaded guilty to a sex attack on a 13-year-old girl and was convicted of a further assault against her when she was underage.

He was cleared of 19 other charges at Preston Crown Court.

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Stuart Hall given extra two-and-a-half year jail sentence

Disgraced broadcaster Stuart Hall was today ordered to serve an extra two years and six months in jail on top of a 30-month sentence for indecently assaulting girls as young as nine.