Brian Coleman admits assault

The former London fire authority chairman, Brian Coleman, has pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman as she filmed him parking illegally in north London.

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Brian Coleman appears in court

A former key aide of Boris Johnson appeared in Court today, accused of assaulting a woman.

London Councillor Brian Coleman is charged with attacking a cafe owner who tried to film him parking in a loading bay.

He denies the charges. Our Political Correspondent Simon Harris reports from Court.

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Brian Coleman in court for assault

Totteridge councillor Brian Coleman has appeared in court charged with common assault. It's alleged he attacked a campaigner who helped to get him removed from City Hall.

The Barnet councillor, who spent four years running the London fire brigade for Boris Johnson, denied the charge in court this morning.

He also pleaded not guilty to a motoring offence.

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