Former Assistant Head teacher, Sean Aldridge, denies 19 counts of child sexual abuse.

February 22nd, 2019

Sean Aldridge, former assistant head teacher at Warblington School, Havant, appeared in Portsmouth Crown Court on Monday 18 February for a plea and trial preparation hearing.

 Mr Aldridge, 36, was asked to enter a plea to a total of 19 counts of Child Sexual Abuse across the years of 2006 – 2012.

He denied 10 charges of sexual activity with a child by a person in a position of trust and 9 further counts for engaging in sexual activity with a child, pleading not guilty on each count.

The judge adjourned the case for trial. Trial date is set for the 8 July.

Judge Timothy Mousley QC granted Mr Aldridge bail, unconditionally, between now and his trial.

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