Norwich boxer Herbie Hide in court on rape charge

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Herbie Hide has appeared in court charged with rape.

Hide, 39, of Long Lane, Bawburgh, appeared at Norwich Magistrates Court today charged with one count of raping a woman sometime between November 1 2010 and November 7 2010.

Hide, who entered no plea, was remanded in custody to appear at Norwich Crown Court on Friday, April 15.

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