Teacher admits child sex offences
A DISGRACED music teacher accused of offences involving a child has formally admitted his guilt.
Lloyd Garratt, 32, of Liverpool Walk, Chorley, worked as a music teacher at Garstang Community Academy, but was suspended following his arrest in August 2015 and was charged in September.
Wearing a suit and purple tie, he clasped his hands in the dock as he pleaded guilty to three counts of causing or inciting a girl to engage in sexual activity. He denied a count of making an indecent photograph of a child, which the Crown accepted.
He was watched by five people in the public gallery.
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