A WOMAN has appeared in court charged with administering poison.

Mary Kidson, 55, of Dymock Road, Ledbury, appeared before Hereford Magistrates’ Court this morning when she was charged with three counts of administering poison with intent to endanger life/inflict grievous bodily harm.

She did not enter a plea and spoke only to confirm her name and address.

She was granted bail and is due before Worcester Crown Court in May.