Poaching charge

Two men accused of poaching in South Holland have had their cases adjourned by Spalding magistrates to March 14.

Daniel Gibson (22) and John Latcham (23) are each accused of trespassing on land at Dowsdale Bank, Shepeau Stow, on November 21 in search or pursuit of game, woodcocks, snipes or conies.

Gibson, of Teesdale Walk, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, and Latcham, of Stone Row, Bishop Auckland, failed to attend court on Thursday when their cases were listed.