Monday, August 29, 2022

Shame on the BBC

Section:

The BBC should not show footage of convicted sex offender Jonathan King in a forthcoming documentary about the rock band Genesis

 

blank

The BBC ought to have learnt that protecting the paedophiles that long remained in their midst was a very bad idea. It seems they haven’t as on 4th October they will show a documentary about Genesis featuring an interview with the sex offender and former BBC employee Jonathan King.

 

The BBC will send the wrong message if they show footage of Jonathan King
The BBC will send the wrong message if they show footage of Jonathan King

 

blank
blank

Of the Corporation’s decision, Conservative MP Rob Wilson commented:

 

“After everything that has happened, you would have thought the BBC would steer clear of convicted paedophiles. There is little doubt that this will upset King’s victims and further tarnish the reputation of the BBC”.

 

King, himself, has consistently refused to apologise to his victims and has remarked that “the crimes never happened”. In 2012, he stated:

 

“The only apology I have to say is that I was good at seduction. I was good at making myself seem attractive”.

 

He has also repeatedly told those prepared to listen to his mad ramblings that Jimmy Savile was innocent and earlier this year commented:

 

“[Savile] wasn’t a rapist… He was an innocent man”.

 

Today, Tuesday 30th September, King went further and shared a letter he had sent to Tony Hall, the BBC’s director general, on his website. It reads:

 

“You have doubtless been aware of the very minor fuss caused by my appearance on the Genesis documentary. And I am sure you know about Mark Thompson’s reply to my complaint about being erased from a Top of the Pops repeat – that it would never happen again”.

 

“But I read that a brief appearance by Jimmy Savile on Top of the Pops was removed after a few complaints”.

 

“To me it is essential that the BBC is not controlled or edited by pressure groups. I include in that certain other media organisations, jealous of the financial benefits of the licence fee. I consider it vital that strong leadership protects the BBC from these attacks. I also believe that archive footage should NOT be altered and that current and future programming should not be influenced by the loudest shouters”.

 

“Whether or not Savile was a monster is something we will never know although, in law, he is an innocent man. I was wrongly convicted of some crimes and strongly believe that should NOT disqualify me from past, present or future mentions and inclusion in content”.

 

“Over the next few weeks two books are being published – the second volume of my autobiography and Bob Woffinden’s The Nicholas Cases – about the ten worst miscarriages of justice over the past quarter century, of which my case is one. I believe both these books should be considered for review and discussion on grounds of quality, interest and value to the listener/viewer/reader. Not on whether the writer or subject committed crimes, be they murder or speeding, sex offences or using drugs, fraud, burglary or not paying the licence fee”.

 

“If you agree, could you notify your producers – especially those of archive music shows – that people like myself should NOT be edited out of programming if producers consider their appearance warranted?”

 

In allowing this unrepentant monster back onto our screens, the BBC will effectively make clear to Jonathan King that he is again acceptable. On that basis, we must ask if Aunty will also be inviting disgraced radio presenter Dave Lee Travis – who has also refused to admit his guilt – back onto our airwaves again anytime soon?

 

Shame on the BBC: We call upon them to remove all footage of Jonathan King from the documentary Genesis Together and Apart.

 

 

Subscribe to our free once daily email newsletter here:

     

    blank
    blank
    The Steeple Times
    The Steeple Times
    We research and background check our articles. If you believe we have made and error in some detail please get in touch, we seek always to write the truth and stand against a press owned by a self selected few. Please help us, we will accept all your likes, subscriptions and anonymous suport. The Editor and his team at the Steeple Times.

    4 COMMENTS

    1. Unsure where this will end…will it end with arguments about the appalling Russell Brand and the unspeakble Jonathan Woss…. then England’s and Aunty BBC’s formost earner Jeremy Clarkson, who exports more footage world wide than the entire BBC…….apparently

      Is this the end of the Wainbow….twout?

    2. What a hideous looking piece of shit, had he not been exposed and caught, it is a no brainer that he would undoubtedly have been on the panel of judges in Simon Cowell’s flagship shows. Jonathan King represents what the BBC is all about.

    LEAVE A REPLY

    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here

    £1 per week Supports The Steeple Times

    Help journalism to remain honest & independent. You can make a difference to the world today.

    3,030FansLike
    2,068FollowersFollow
    13,765FollowersFollow

    Subscribe For DAILY NEWS

    Please subscribe, like and share this unique site, it helps us tremendously. The Steeple Times in return will send you an email at noon each and everyday, that we sincerely hope you will enjoy & look forward to seeing in your inbox.

    AD
    Advertisement

    Trending Now

    Death By Ponzi – Jeffrey Epstein Associate Steven Hoffenberg Found Dead And Decomposing

    Ponzi scheming associate of Jeffrey Epstein and chairman of Towers Financial Corporation Steven Hoffenberg found dead and decomposing; revealed first on Twitter by crusading author Kirby Sommers.

    Another Met Mess – Inept Met Police Shockingly Shelve Jeffrey Epstein 2001 Abuse Investigation

    As inept Metropolitan Police unsurprisingly shelves investigation into UK activities of croaked paedophile Jeffrey Epstein, Matthew Steeples reminds that they shockingly did same with their 1994 investigation into now convicted sex fiend Ghislaine Maxwell.

    Tone Deaf Dwarf – Skinflint Billionaire Bernie Ecclestone Curiously Claims He Can’t Hear In Court

    Tone deaf Putin and Prince Andrew bestie Bernie Ecclestone’s claim that he couldn’t hear in court is yet more evidence that this dwarf-like billionaire is completely off-the-scale arrogant.

    Help Find William Cookson – Missing Since August 2022 From London, SW6

    London based artist William Cookson has been missing since early August; please help his family and friends find this much-loved 45-year-old.

    Most Popular Artcles

    Who REALLY is Omid Scobie?

    An examination of the true character traits of the Duchess of Sussex’s PR peddling biased ‘bestie’ Omid Scobie by Nikolay Kalinin.

    Justice for James Scurlock

    Power of social media proven after senseless killing of James Scurlock in Omaha, Nebraska allegedly by a controversial bar owner named Jake Gardner who has been photographed with Donald Trump.

    Moron of the Moment – Prince Harry

    With his marriage to the woman formerly known as Meghan Markle, Prince Harry has morphed into an utter bore   Prince Harry used to be a...

    Scobie Orf!

    ‘MeGain’s’ bestie Omid Scobie deservedly gets slammed by ‘Yankee Wally’ Sadie Quinlan for getting her shut down on Twitter; this childish chap should now just ‘belt up, wrap up and shut up.’