Wounding charge after glass attack

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A 19-YEAR-OLD Clitheroe man has appeared in court following an incident in the town’s Rose and Crown pub in October during which a 16-year-old boy was hit with a glass.

Joseph Eland, of Seedall Avenue, was sent on bail to Preston Crown Court charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

l A patient at Calderstones Hospital, in Whalley, has appeared before Blackburn magistrates charged with assaulting nine members of staff there. Jessica Kiera Caldecott (21) was remanded on bail in her absence.