A PENSIONER and a woman will appear at Carlisle Crown Court early next month to face a manslaughter charge.
Peter Paul Fairclough, 72, and Jacqueline Anne Fairclough, 42, stand charged with the unlawful killing of Maude Minitrail White.
The 91-year-old is said by police to have died on 27th May last year.
Peter Fairclough and Jacqueline Fairclough both appeared before North and West Cumbria magistrates at Workington.
No pleas were entered by either defendant.
The case was sent to the crown court, where the pair are due to appear in front of a judge for a plea and trial preparation hearing on Monday, 6th February.
In the meantime Peter Fairclough and Jacqueline Fairclough, both of Wyndham Hall Caravan Park, Cockermouth, were remanded on bail by magistrates.