THE tenant of a dry dock in Appledore has appeared in court charged with breaching the requirements of an environmental permit.
Gareth Evans, owner of FTD Marine Ltd, the tenant of Richmond Dry Dock, appeared in front of North Devon magistrates charged with eight offences.
All offences were also charged to FTD Marine Ltd.
Mr Evans indicated a guilty plea would be entered to the first two charges relating to offences on November 29 2012 and December 3 2012.
Judith Constable, prosecuting on behalf on the Environment Agency asked for the case to be adjourned to allow the other six charges to be amended.
The case was put back until November 5 at 3pm.