Stars to tell MPs of devastation of being wrongly accused of sex crimes
Singer Sir Cliff Richard and broadcaster Paul Gambaccini are to address peers and MPs about the "devastating impact" on their lives of being wrongly accused of sex crimes.
The pair are backing calls led by former police officer Brian Paddick for a change in the law that would guarantee sex offence suspects anonymity unless they are charged.
Lady Brittan, the widow of Tory MP Leon Brittan who was investigated as part of a doomed Scotland Yard inquiry into claims of a Westminster paedophile ring, will also speak at the private meeting at the House of Lords on Monday afternoon.
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