Telford teacher faces child sex charges

A Telford teacher has appeared in court accused of engaging in sexual activity with a child.

David Timmins, 40, of Coton Hill, Shrewsbury has been suspended from his job at Ercall Wood Technology College, Telford and Wrekin Council said.

The charges date from March to September 2012 and involve a girl under the age of 16.

Mr Timmins appeared before magistrates in Telford on Tuesday and was remanded in custody until 25 October.

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