THE trial of six former employees of a Brent school on fraud charges has been scheduled for next year.
All six worked at Copland Community School, Cecil Avenue, Wembley, and have been charged in relation to fraudulent activity while working there.
Sir Alan Davies, 65, of Grants Close, Mill Hill, Indravadan Patel, 72, of Green Lane, Stanmore, Martin Day, 57, of Evans Court, Halstead, Essex, Richard Evans, 55, of Barnet Road, Barnet, Columbus Udokoro, 61, of Whitton Drive, Greenford, and Michelle Bishop, 52, of Shaldon Drive, Ruislip, all appeared at Southwark Crown Court on Friday last week.
They spoke only to confirm their names and a plea and case management hearing has been scheduled to take place on January 28 next year.
The full trial, which could take up to three months, is scheduled to start on September 16, 2013.