Teacher in court charged with sexual activity with teen

A teacher appeared in court today on 13 charges linked to sexual activity with a teenage girl.

Stuart Kerner, 42, who works at a school in London, appeared at Bexley Magistrates' Court accused of various offences between March 2011 and October 2012.

The 13 charges include two counts of penetrative sexual activity with a teenage girl, and two counts of non-penetrative sexual activity.

The case against Kerner, from Aylesford, Kent, who confirmed his name and address at the hearing, was sent to the Inner London Crown Court on September 2.

He was released on conditional bail.