DJ Tim Westwood has stepped down from his Capital Xtra radio display “till additional understand” after a number of allegations of sexual misconduct.
3 girls have accused the previous Radio 1 DJ of opportunistic and predatory sexual behaviour, whilst 4 others declare they have been groped by way of him at occasions, The Dad or mum studies following a joint investigation with the BBC.
A World spokesperson mentioned: “Following the claims that experience lately come to mild, Tim Westwood has stepped down from his display till additional understand.”
Mr Westwood “strongly denies all allegations of irrelevant behaviour” and “rejects all allegations of wrongdoing”, a commentary from a consultant for the 64-year-old mentioned.
The ladies have been of their overdue teenagers or early 20s when the alleged incidents came about. The earliest alleged incident reportedly happened in 1992; the latest in 2017.
Westwood used to be additionally because of seem at various occasions over the following month however the listings have disappeared from his web site.