BREAKING NEWS: Polegate town councillor pleads not guilty to attempted murder of his wife

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A Polegate councillor has appeared in court and pleaded not guilty to the attempted murder of his wife.

October Joseph O’Riordan, 73, a Polegate town councillor, has today (February 6) pleaded not guilty to attempted murder at Hove Crown Court.

He will stand trial on April 13.

Amanda O’Riordan, 47, was found with serious injuries at a flat in Guardian Court, Brookside Avenue, Polegate in October last year.