Hitchin man pleads not guilty to Stansted Airport knife offence

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A man who has been accused of a knife offence at an airport has today (Thursday) pleaded not guilty and will face trial.

Adrian Simpson, 35, of Burford Way, Hitchin, appeared before Chelmsford Crown Court after being charged with having an offensive weapon – a butterfly knife – at Stansted Airport on September 26.

The trial will commence on March 17.

He is currently on bail.