Society needs to “wake up” to child sexual exploitation, Dame Esther Rantzen has said, after figures showed the Childline service carried out 12 counselling sessions on the subject every day last year.
Anton Du Beke has appeared in every series of Strictly Come Dancing since it debuted in 2004.
Dame Esther Rantzen has said her broadcasting career would not reach the same heights if she joined the industry now as a young woman because she would not be “pretty enough”.
Dame Esther Rantzen has dashed the hopes of fans, saying that her long-running former television programme That’s Life! will not be resurrected.
Dame Esther Rantzen has rhapsodised over the joy of nude sunbathing, and urged neighbours who take issue with people doing it in their gardens to “look at something else”.
Television presenter Esther Rantzen has urged people in the North-east to volunteer for the children's charity she set up.