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Child sex abuse, ‘Fernbridge’ and ‘Fairbank’: Exaro story thread

Police are investigating former senior politicians and other prominent people over historical allegations of child sex abuse. Exaro has run a series of pieces...

Jimmy Savile: Janet Smith’s damning review leaked to Exaro

BBC’s ‘deferential culture’, ‘untouchable’ stars and ‘above the law’ managers blamed By David Hencke, Alex Varley-Winter, Mark Watts and Tim Wood | 20 January 2016 Retired judge Dame Janet Smith condemns BBC culture...

Met investigates Panorama source over leak of CSA survivor’s ID

Yard’s directorate of professional standards starts probe into programme’s police source By Tim Wood and Mark Watts | 5 October 2015 Police are investigating a senior detective who is a confidential...

Analysis: why I turned down Panorama’s interview request

BBC1 programme has no credibility on VIP paedophiles, writes Exaro’s Editor-in-Chief By Mark Watts | 2 October 2015 This is how I responded to a request by BBC1’s Panorama...

Revealed: Panorama’s plans to smear survivors of child abuse

BBC seeks to discredit police witnesses and supporters despite scandal over Jimmy Savile By Mark Watts | 1 October 2015 BBC1’s Panorama is planning to attack survivors of child...

BBC seeks to delay Smith review until after renewal of charter

Broadcaster’s bosses fear for BBC’s future after findings on failures over Jimmy Savile By David Hencke, Mark Watts and Tim Wood | 22 September 2015 BBC bosses are trying to delay publication...

Police ‘betray’ CSA survivor by referring his son to social services

Detective tells witness: people sexually abused as children more likely to be paedophiles By Tim Wood | 7 September 2015 Police are accused of the “betrayal” of a witness...

Analysis: why police continue to investigate claims by ‘Nick’

Operation Midland is a probe into credible testimony, writes Exaro’s Editor-in-Chief By Mark Watts | 5 September 2015 Why did detectives publicly say that they regarded a key witness’s...