Burnley man admits terror book charges

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A BURNLEY man has admitted collecting and distributing information which could be useful to terrorists.

Niall Florence (20) pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey to five offences of collecting documents, including the Anarchist’s Cookbook, the Al Qaida Manual and the Expedient Homemade Firearms manual.

He also pleaded guilty to distributing two editions of the Anarchist’s Cookbook.

The offences were said to have occurred between February and August last year.

Florence, of St Cuthbert Street, Burnley, was released on bail and will be sentenced on January 25th.