Men in court over ten arson offences


Two men have appeared in court each charged with ten counts of separate alleged arson offences.

Robert Lewis Bradley, 25, of Dean Head, Todmorden Road, Littleborough, stood beside Steven Whitehead, 24, of Conway Grove, Burnley, at a brief hearing before Calderdale magistrates. All the offences are alleged to have taken place in Todmorden.

The case was transferred to Bradford Crown Court for a hearing on October 22.

Both the men were bailed and no indication of any plea was made.