James Delingpole James Delingpole

How did he even fool the Duke of Edinburgh? Netflix’s Jimmy Savile – A British Horror Story reviewed

Everything about Savile is weirder than the weirdest fiction

Jimmy Savile: so obviously the kind of weird, creepy guy you would have run a mile from if you met him in the street. Image: Netflix © 2022

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