Treasurer denies defrauding Barrowby’s Royal British Legion Club

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A treasurer of a Royal British Legion Club has denied taking several thousands of pounds from its coffers.

Ben Looms, of Sewstern Lane in Sedgebrook, is accused of fraud by abuse of position while in charge of finances for the RBL Barrowby club, between January 31, 2011, and November 1, 2011.

Magistrates sitting in Grantham on Monday accepted jurisidiction. Looms’ pre-trial and case management hearing will be held on November 19. He was granted unconditional bail.