Savile shock for the upper Calder Valley

Shocking: Residents have been stunned by the accustations surrounding Jimmy Savile

Shocking: Residents have been stunned by the accustations surrounding Jimmy Savile

JUST over a year since his death, a village has been left shocked by sexual abuse revelations regarding shamed former television presenter Jimmy Savile.

Police have identified over 200 potential victims of the deceased former BBC presenter, who often visited Cragg Vale.

Calder Valley residents have been left horrified by the news and said they believed Savile, who raised thousands of pounds for good causes in Cragg Vale and had strong links with St John’s In The Wilderness Church, was a “nice man”.

 

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