Exit Top of the Pops

Sir Jimmy Savile signed off 42 years of pop history last night at the final recording of Top of the Pops.

Sir Jimmy Savile signed off 42 years of pop history last night at the final recording of Top of the Pops. The show's first host on its debut broadcast on January 1, 1964 wore a shiny gold track suit for the occasion. The hour-long show Top of the Pops - The Final Countdown is broadcast on BBC2 on Sunday at 7pm.

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