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Police probe new Clifford claims after he is jailed for 8 years

Detectives are looking into fresh allegations against disgraced celebrity publicist Max Clifford, who was yesterday sentenced to eight years in prison for a string of indecent assaults against young women.

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Clifford to 'make the best of it' with jail term looming

Celebrity publicist Max Clifford said he would "make the best of it" before entering court to be sentenced for indecent assaults on young women, with him likely to face a jail term.

Asked if he would appeal his conviction, Max Clifford said: "Everything like that will be handled by my lawyers." Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Asked how he was feeling ahead of the sentencing, the 71-year-old said: "(It's) not the best day of my life."

He added: "I just have to make the best of what the court gives me."

Clifford was found guilty of eight historic counts of indecent assault. Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

"It is the same as I have felt since it started 17 months ago, it is like living under a dark cloud. It is the same for my family ... for my daughter and everyone close to me."

Max Clifford was joined by family and friends for his sentencing. Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

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