A man from Burnham has been charged with having an offensive weapon and drugs after being searched in Sydenham Gardens, Slough.

Sacha Piednoir, 28, of Hamilton Gardens, Burnham, was also charged with receiving stolen goods, the theft of a pedal cycle and resisting arrest.

He was stopped at around 11am on Sunday during the extended period when police had special powers to 'stop and search'.

Piednoir has been remanded on bail to appear at Reading Magistrates’ Court on November 26.