A MAN is due to appear in court after being charged with making and possessing 22 indecent images of children.

Christopher While, of Low White Close in Ormsgill, is accused of making and possessing eight Category A indecent images of children, 11 Category B images and three Category C images.

Indecent images are categorised by A-C, with A being the most serious.

The 29-year-old is due to appear at Furness Magistrates' Court in Barrow on Thursday.