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Rolf Harris trial: Jury retires to consider verdicts

Jurors in the trial of veteran performer Rolf Harris have retired to consider their verdicts.

The 84-year-old is accused of a string of 12 indecent assaults on four women between 1968 and 1986, all of which he denies.

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Rolf Harris admits second affair during defence case

Artist's drawing of Rolf Harris in the witness box at Southwark Crown Court. Credit: Elizabeth Cook/PA

Rolf Harris has admitted cheating on his wife Alwen for a second time.

As his wife listened to his evidence from the public gallery, he told how his infidelity had left her "devastated".

Harris said the affair was with a 35-year-old woman the couple had helped out when she was in financial difficulty. She ended it after discovering she had cancer.

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