A MAN has been charged with a plethora of offences including attempted murder. 

Andrew Thomson from Dunnock Close in Hereford was charged on May 31. 

All the charges relate to an incident at the Black Swan Hotel on West Street in Leominster a day earlier. 

Mr Thomson was charged with attempted murder, criminal damage to property, assault of a constable in the execution of his/her duty, driving a motor vehicle when alcohol level above limit, assault by beating, three counts of attempt to cause grievous bodily harm with intent to do grievous bodily harm, possession of an offensive weapon and dangerous driving. 

He appeared at Kidderminster Magistrates Court on June 1 and was remanded in custody until his next court appearance at Worcester Crown Court on July 1.