Sir Cliff sues BBC and police over sex assault claims
Singer Sir Cliff Richard has launched legal action against the BBC and South Yorkshire Police after being investigated following sex assault allegations.
Papers have been lodged at the High Court in London.
They give little detail but show that he has sued the BBC and South Yorkshire Police.
Sir Cliff is listed as a claimant and the BBC and Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police as defendants.
The papers were filed on Thursday.
Sir Cliff was the subject of a long-running South Yorkshire Police investigation which centred on accusations dating between 1958 and 1983 made by four men.... read more
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