Gary Glitter charged with sex offences
Gary Glitter has been charged with eight counts of sexual offences against girls.
The charges relate to two women who were aged between 12 and 14 at the time of the alleged offences between 1977 and 1980.
The former pop star - real name Paul Gadd - is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on 19 June.
The Crown Prosecution Service said no further action would be taken over five allegations made by two other people.
June Kelly reports.
05 Jun 2014