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Former BBC Leeds presenter stalked and trolled ex-colleagues including Jeremy Vine after his contract was not renewed, court hears

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Alex Belfield has been repeatedly posting and sending mocking and abusive messages, videos and emails since 2012, a court heard. The 42-year-old has caused serious alarm or distress to eight victims including Jeremy Vine, Channel 5 and BBC Radio 2 presenter, Stephanie Hirst, former BBC Radio Leeds presenter and Bernie Keith, BBC Radio Northampton presenter.
1 month ago·London, United Kingdom

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The Independent

Ex-BBC radio presenter stalked former colleagues and Jeremy Vine, court told

Prosecutors allege that Alex Belfield caused alarm and distress to eight victims after his contract with BBC Radio Leeds was not renewed in 2011.

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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Independent.ie

Ex-BBC radio presenter stalked former colleagues and Jeremy Vine, court told

A former BBC Radio Leeds presenter launched a relentless nine-year campaign of stalking against eight victims, including ex-colleagues and TV presenter Jeremy Vine, a court has heard.

1 month ago·Ireland
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The Telegraph

Ex-BBC radio DJ stalked Jeremy Vine and left him distressed, court hears

Alex Belfield on trial accused of harassing broadcaster and other colleagues after bosses failed to renew his contract in 2011

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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Sky News

Former BBC Leeds presenter stalked and trolled ex-colleagues including Jeremy Vine after his contract was not renewed, court hears

The court heard Mr Vine was subjected to a "constant bombardment" of harassing tweets and YouTube videos based on false claims relating to a theft of £1,000.

1 month ago·United Kingdom
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Express & Star

Ex-BBC radio presenter stalked former colleagues and Jeremy Vine, court told

Prosecutors allege that Alex Belfield caused alarm and distress to eight victims after his contract with BBC Radio Leeds was not renewed in 2011.

1 month ago·Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Telegraph & Argus

Ex-BBC Radio Leeds presenter stalked former colleagues and Jeremy Vine, court told

A former BBC Radio Leeds presenter launched a relentless nine-year campaign of stalking against eight victims, including ex-colleagues and TV…

1 month ago·Bradford, United Kingdom
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