Conservatives have given their backing to a senior councillor accused of giving his paedophile friend Jimmy Savile “unrestricted access” to secure areas of a hospital he was managing. Welwyn Hatfield Council deputy leader Alan Franey, who ran Broadmoor Hospital during years of sickening abuse by Savile, survived a vote of no confidence last night thanks to […]

Writing in this week’s Spectator, Margaret Thatcher’s biographer and former Daily Telegraph editor and Policy Exchange chairman Charles Moore has said: “Isn’t there a single, solitary person who will maintain that Savile devoted himself to charity work for good reasons as well as bad? … Sir Jimmy should keep his knighthood.” It seems there is such a person, and […]