Husband on threat charge

A MAN who allegedly threatened to kill his wife has appeared before Scarborough magistrates.

Peter Calden, 45, of Ash Grove in Filey, is also charged with assaulting the woman and sending an offensive message.

The offences were allegedly committed on December 11 in Filey.

Calden, who was granted conditional bail, opted to reserve his pleas.

Magistrates directed that the case is sent to York Crown Court.

Committal proceedings will take place in Scarborough on February 20.