Teacher charged with sex assault
A teacher has appeared in court charged with sexually assaulting two children.
Michael Gordon, 55, a member of Pinner and Northwood Liberal Synagogue, faces 11 charges of sexually assaulting a boy under the age of 13 by touching, and three charges of sexually assaulting a boy aged 13.
He appeared at City of London Magistrates’ Court on August 25 and was bailed. He did not enter a plea.
It is alleged that the offences took place between September 1, 2007, and April 9 this year.
Mr Gordon, of Thrush Green, Harrow, will appear at Southwark Crown Court on September 22.