Butler-Sloss replacement 'by end of the week'

A new chair of the sex abuse inquiry formerly headed by Baroness Butler-Sloss will be in place by the end of the week, a government source has told ITV News Deputy Political Editor Chris Ship.

The source said despite the speed of the appointment, the decision "will not be rushed".

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A replacement for Butler-Sloss by the end of the week but "it won't be rushed" says a govt source. And it MAY NOT be another retired judge

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Theresa May: 'No regrets' over Butler-Sloss appointment

Theresa May has defended the appointment of Baroness Butler-Sloss to the wide-ranging inquiry into allegations of child abuse at a number of institutions saying she had no regrets about the decision.