Landlord on sex register

A FORMER pub landlord has been given an eight year sentence after pleading guilty to 14 counts of possessing indecent images.

Michael Redhead, was sentenced on Thursday, April 14 at Warwick Crown Court.

He was given a five year custodial sentence, followed by a three year licence period.

He will be on the sex offenders register for life.

Police seized the 49-year-old’s computer in April 2008 and analysis by the force High-Tech Crime Unit revealed the indecent images.

Redhead, of Rugby, Warwickshire, was landlord at the Bell Inn on the hill in Cromford, at the time of his arrest.