Rolf Harris has secretly offered to pay off victims of his alleged sex crimes.
The disgraced entertainer’s attempt to cut his losses and move on will be seen as a final insult by many women who claim he abused them.
Harris, 85, is thought to be bracing himself for a series of civil compensation claims that will eat into his fortune – and even a second criminal trial.
One alleged victim of his sex attacks described the offers as “sick” and said she was disgusted.
Some of the new complainants have contacted a law firm which represented more than 150 people abused by the paedophile Jimmy Savile.
The firm refused to comment.
But the Sunday People learned Harris, 85, told his lawyers to settle cases with women who claim he abused them.