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Savile and the BBC: corrections and clarifications | Editorial

London : United Kingdom | Oct 22, 2012 at 3:29 PM PDT
Source: The Guardian
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corrections and clarifications The BBC is not run by managers demanding that subordinates cover up the conduct of a serial child sex abuser. Rather, it seems the editor of a flagship programme made a misjudgment Editorial Time to take a deep breath. FULL ARTICLE AT The Guardian
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The late BBC star Jimmy Savile in 2002
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