TIMOTHY Pickthall, 54, of Mearness Drive, Ulverston, will appear at Preston Crown Court in the New Year charged with four offences relating to indecent photos of children.

Mr Pickthall is accused of making 44 category C, three category B and one category A image, as well as possessing 48 pictures between September 25 2017 and April 18 this year.

He will appear on January 4.