Nephew of Jimmy Savile 'totally devastated'

Help

The nephew of Jimmy Savile has spoken of his family's "hurt" over the alleged sexual abuse by the late TV presenter.

Roger Foster told the BBC the claims had led to the "total annihilation" of Savile's character. He said he is "totally devastated, I can't understand how a guy who did so much good could have such a dark side".

Police believe Savile could have abused as many as 300 people.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.