A 41 year-old Blakeney man has admitted carrying an eight-inch chefs knife in public on his village High Street.

Jonathan Buckley of Severn Road, Blakeney, pleaded guilty at Cheltenham Magistrates Court to possession of the knife on October 6 and he was bailed unconditionally for a pre-sentence report to be prepared.

He was ordered to return to court on Feb 19th to be sentenced.