Rolf Harris has told jurors he was "flattered" a teenage friend of his daughter's flirted with him before they began a "consensual affair."
The veteran TV presenter said the girl was a "willing participant" and once "instigated a sex act" with him in his car.
ITV's UK Editor Lucy Manning tweeted from court:
Rolf Harris says flattering daughter's friend flirting with him,heart was thumping. Says I shouldn't have been doing it but she was willing
Harris is accused of 12 counts of indecent assault between 1968 and 1986, all of which he denies.