Mark Thompson denies knowledge of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations while he was director general of the BBC. Photo: APMark Thompson denies knowledge of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations while he was director general of the BBC. Photo: AP
Mark Thompson denies knowledge of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations while he was director general of the BBC. Photo: AP

Legal letter raises doubts over ex-BBC chief Thompson's denial on Savile

Legal correspondence, sent on behalf of Mark Thompson, seems to undermine his claim not to have known of Savile sex abuse allegations

Topic |   BBC
Mark Thompson denies knowledge of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations while he was director general of the BBC. Photo: APMark Thompson denies knowledge of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations while he was director general of the BBC. Photo: AP
Mark Thompson denies knowledge of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations while he was director general of the BBC. Photo: AP
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