Head charged with fraud

The ex headteacher of a London school has been charged with fraud.

Sir Alan Davies, former head of the Copland Community School in Wembley has been charged with conspiracy to defraud, money laundering, conspiracy to commit false accounting and fraud by abuse of position.

He will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Tuesday 12 June.

Six other people arrested in connection with the enquiry have been bailed to return on various dates in May pending further enquiries.