Jimmy Savile: BBC Director General George Entwistle faces MPs – live video

Commons culture committee quiz the BBC boss on the Jimmy Savile sexual abuse allegations - and the Newsnight story that was dropped by the Corporation last year

BBC Director General George Entwistle faces MPs before the Commons culture committee today to answer questions about the Corporation’s response to the Jimmy Savile sexual abuse allegations.

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This follows last night’s Panorama investigation Jimmy Savile – What the BBC Knew. Five million viewers watched as the decision not to run a 2011 Newsnight investigation into the allegations was criticised.

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