Gas man faces safety charges
AN Ashford man will appear in crown court to face eight charges relating to carrying out work on gas fittings while banned, and putting people in danger. Edward Hadaway, 55, of Simons Avenue, appeared at Ashford Magistrates Court on Tuesday, where his case was committed for trial at Maidstone Crown Court. He withheld pleas on all the charges, which relate to work carried out at properties in Ashford. He was released on unconditional bail to appear at crown court on June 25.