A MAN is due to appear in court on charges relaying to the production and possession of cannabis.

Thomas Samuel Farrant, 29, of Tanners Lane, Sandleheath, near Fordingbridge, has been charged with producing a controlled class B drug and possession of cannabis with intent to supply.

He is due to appear at Southampton Magistrates' Court on May 28.

It comes after officers from Fordingbridge's Neighbourhood Policing Team executed a warrant at an address in the Fordingbridge area on January 17.