8 Jul 2023

Unnamed BBC presenter accused of paying thousands to teen for explicit photos

An unnamed BBC presenter has been accused of paying thousands of pounds to a teenager for explicit photographs, first messaging them when they were aged just 17, according to the Sun newspaper.

It’s understood that the presenter is not scheduled to be on air over the coming days, while the BBC has said it would treat any allegations very seriously, and had processes in place to deal with them.