Ex-Corrie actor Andrew Watkinson (Andrew Lancel) faces child sex trial December 18th, 2012 admin Latest News Shares Comments Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Watkinson (Andrew Lancel) will face a trial over historical child sex offences. The 42-year-old, who played Frank Foster in the ITV soap Coronation Street, faces five counts of indecent assault on a child under the sage of 16. The case against him was sent for trial at Liverpool Crown Court by South Sefton Magistrates. Mr Watkinson recently switched on Southport Christmas Tree lights The trial is due to begin on 15 April 2013. It is understood that the charges relate to alleged incidents in the early 1990s. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!