Teacher’s trial for child abduction

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Eastbourne teacher Jeremy Forrest is due to stand trial on a child abduction charge on Monday (June 10).

Forrest, a 30-year-old teacher from Bishop Bell, has pleaded not guilty to the charge. He was arrested in September in Bordeaux. He was with a 15-year-old girl who cannot be named for legal reasons. The trial will take place at Lewes.