Newsreader Fiona Bruce has hit out at what she calls "hideously misogynistic" online abuse directed at female celebrities.
Bruce, who also presents the Antiques Roadshow, said she steered clear of social media after seeing the treatment other women had suffered.
She told the Radio Times: "I'm astonished at the freedom with which a depressingly large number of men feel they can just say what they want and write the most hideously misogynistic stuff about women."
More top news
"There have been many, many confidential settlements and that's the reason you don't hear more about this," said Gloria Allred.
Oxbridge is failing to improve its levels of diversity when it comes to the students who attend Oxford and Cambridge university.
Storm Brian set to for landfall overnight.