Barrow man admits making indecent images of children

A man has admitted making nearly 100 indecent images of children

Michael Swidenbank was said to have made 93 indecent images between October 15 2017 and July 9 2020.

The 60-year-old, of Lawson Street in Barrow, admitted three charges related to the images, alleged to have been made in Kendal.

They include seven of the most serious category A photos.

The defendant was convicted of the offences when he appeared in front of South Cumbria Magistrates’ Court.