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EXCLUSIVE: Shocking reports that Esther Rantzen was part of the child abuse cover up

Rantzen founded Childline which was used as a ‘front’ organisation to filter out callers who may have been the victims of VIP child-abuse

Dame Esther Rantzen has demanded the BBC and other broadcasters create dedicated phone lines so that staff can report celebrities they suspect of sexual abuse. The ChildLine founder spoke out after a leaked report into the Jimmy Savile scandal revealed he abused children on BBC property for decades because of a culture of ‘deference’ to celebrities.
The former That’s Life star said the abuse was still a problem in the industry and added: ‘It is blindingly obvious you need to create and publicise a helpline which junior employees feel they can trust when reporting bullying and sexual misconduct anonymously. ‘Staff have to be given explicit permission to whistleblow and the criticism is that the BBC is still an organisation where it is difficult to tell the boss something that might cost them their job.
‘I’m sure it will happen because Tony Hall is a direc…

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