Trial date set in case of man accused of assaulting Thurrock councillor

A TRIAL date has been set in the case of a man accused of assaulting a Thurrock councillor.

Frances Sheridan, aged 59, of Vigerons Way, Chadwell St Mary is accused of assaulting Belhus councillor Angela Sheridan in Horndon-on-the-Hill on January 27th and January 28th, 2018.

A provisional date of July 20th at Chelmsford magistrates court has been set.

Sheridan pleads not guilty.

He has been released on bail.