Stuart Hall charged with indecent assaults
6 December 2012 Last updated at 09:24 GMT
Broadcaster Stuart Hall has been charged with three counts of indecent assault.
The 82-year-old from Wilmslow in Cheshire has been charged following complaints to police about alleged incidents involving three girls aged between nine and 16.
Lancashire Police said the offences were alleged to have been committed between 1974 and 1984.
Mr Hall has been bailed to appear before Preston magistrates in January.
Ben Geoghegan reports.