Married couple from Canning Town caught with child and animal porn

10:45 05 February 2013

PA Archive/Press Association Images

A married couple from Canning Town caught with child and animal porn have appeared in court.

Ian Edwards, 50, and wife Gillian Edwards, 48, of Drew Road, sat together at Westminster Magistrates’ Court yesterday to answer a stream of charges, including possessing the most serious categories of child porn.

Mr Edwards is charged with making 914 images and several films with titles such as ‘daddy’s little whore’ and ‘dog f**ks teen girl’.

He also faces one count of possessing ‘extreme’ pornography, described in the charges as being ‘in an explicit and realistic way, a person performing oral sex with a live an animal, namely a cow, horse and a dog’.

Mrs Edwards faces one charge of possessing 17 sick films of youngsters, while her husband faces 22 counts relating to films and images.

Making indecent images can include downloading them from the internet.

The images were seized at their home address on August 10 last year.

The couple were bailed on condition they live and sleep each night at their home address, do not access the internet and do not possess a phone capable of accessing the internet.

They will return to the same court on March 15.

Latest News Stories

The NewVIc award winners (picture: Jonathan Szymanski)

High-achieving students were rewarded for their successes at NewVIc’s annual awards evening.

Detailed plans for the proposed Silvertown Tunnel have been released (image: TfL)

The final consultation has begun into the proposed Silvertown Tunnel.

Green Party
East Ham Town Hall

A consultation on plans which aim to give Newham Council the power to ban boy racers in the south of the borough is due to end this week.

Newham Council
Yesterday, 17:18
Barbara Windsor and Murray Melvin with the statue of Joan Littlewood (picture: Robert Day)

The long-awaited sculpture to honour iconic theatre director Joan Littlewood was unveiled on Sunday.

Most read news


You could be splashing the cash at Topshop!

Just imagine what you could do with £1,000 to spend at Topshop.

Read more
You won't need to fork out for groceries for a while!

Asda, one of the country’s leading supermarkets, prides itself in being one of the cheapest places to shop, so you can be sure that your money will go a long way here!

Read more

Digital Edition

Read the Newham Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24

Local business directory

Our trusted business finder