YEP video tribute: Leeds’s own Sir Jimmy Savile

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Check out the YEP’s video tribute to Sir Jimmy Savile which has been put together using our archive footage and celebrating the extraordinary life of an extradordinary man.

The tribute follows three days of celebrations of Sir Jimmy’s life which kicked off at the Queen’s Hotel and ended with this burial at 45 degrees in Scarborough.

Sir Jimmy Savile at Scarborough railway station on Saturday to make a TV ad for the Golden age of the train, but this time the Scarborough Spa Express, which starts running on the 19th July. Picture by Andrew Higgins 1126112p 02/07/11

Sir Jimmy Savile at Scarborough railway station on Saturday to make a TV ad for the Golden age of the train, but this time the Scarborough Spa Express, which starts running on the 19th July. Picture by Andrew Higgins 1126112p 02/07/11

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