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Jimmy Savile scandal: NSPCC says people knew or suspected Savile

Children as young as eight were abused by Jimmy Savile, a report detailing 50 years of allegations has revealed.

The Met Police and NSPCC outlined offences at 13 hospitals, including Great Ormond Street in London and Wheatfields Hospice in Leeds.

Peter Watt from the NSPCC said: "People knew or suspected abuse was happening but were not taken seriously."

  • 11 Jan 2013
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