Ronnie Corbett on Rolf: Conviction is 'very upsetting'

Ronnie Corbett speaking to ITV News. Credit: ITV News

Comedian Ronnie Corbett has told ITV News the conviction of Rolf Harris is "very upsetting".

Harris was earlier found guilty of indecently assaulting four girls over an 18-year period.

Asked his reaction to the 84-year-old's conviction, Corbett replied: "Oh dear no. Fortunately I’ve not read the papers. Very upsetting. I’m sorry to hear that.”

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