Children’s radio presenter referenced by John Simpson ‘Uncle Dick’ thought to be pseudonym for ‘Uncle Mac’ Office of Director General accused of cover-up With today’s Sun front page following up our coverage of BBC child abuse allegations made by world editor John Simpson, Scrapbook can now reveal the name of the individual to which Simpson was thought to […]
Today’s Sun have a front page “exclusive” on further BBC sex abuse, which sets claims made by John Simpson against a pseudonymous children’s radio presenter in the context of the Jimmy Savile scandal. This wasn’t news to Scrapbook followers, however, who read the story here last Thursday.
With pressure building on the BBC and senior staff working during the 70s and 80s to explain what they knew about Jimmy Savile sex abuse claims, a book by a top journalist reveals details of alleged paedophilia involving another children’s broadcasting star at the corporation. Working as a fledgling hack in the late 1960s, BBC world […]