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OPERATION HYDRANT: Overarching investigation in to abuse

Operation Hydrant Facts and Figures In May 2015, the National Police Chiefs’ Council announced they were amalgamating many cases of ‘historic’ sexual abuse being investigated by different forces under one large collective called Operation Hydrant. Operation Hydrant was set up when it became apparent that Forces around the country were investigating a significant number of… Continue reading OPERATION HYDRANT: Overarching investigation in to abuse

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Dame Janet Smith Review -Savile & BBC

Sorry!…. I normally reserve this blog for formal research reference points, but today I’m going to break my rules slightly because I’m incensed by the findings of the Smith Review and so angry on behalf of the victims who have been wronged… again.  Yet again the BBC has been absolved of any real responsibility for… Continue reading Dame Janet Smith Review -Savile & BBC

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BBC: The Payola Scandal

BBC PAYOLA SCANDAL and the JIMMY SAVILE encounter In 1971 the BBC was embroiled in what was to be known as the “Payola Scandal” following an undercover expose by the News of the World.  A singer, Janie Jones and her ‘accomplice’ Eric Gilbert, were sent to trial in 1973 at the Old Bailey accused of… Continue reading BBC: The Payola Scandal