Boyfriend in court on stab charge

David Bray
David Bray

THE man accused of stabbing his 28-year-old girlfriend Claire Siddle, appeared before Calderdale magistrates court yesterday.

David Bray, 45, of Denfield Crescent, Ovenden, Halifax, has been charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, wounding and possession of a bladed article.

Bray, pictured, only spoke to confirm his name and will appear at Bradford Crown Court on April 28 for a preliminary hearing.

Mum-of-five Claire is now recovering at home after being taken to Calderdale Royal Hospital on Tuesday for treatment to her injuries.