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Former hospice boss charged with fraud and theft

Graham Leggatt-Chidgey in 2015 Credit: ITV News

The former Chief Executive of Butterwick Hospice has been charged following allegations of fraud at the charity.

Graham Leggatt-Chidgey of The Dovecote, Rokeby, Barnard Castle has been charged with fraud by abuse of position, fraud by false representation and theft by employee.

The 62-year-old stood down from his role at the organisation in April

He is due to appear at Teesside Magistrates Court on 18th September.