Former OTA director Johnny Pollard has been charged on 22 counts of fraud.

Greater Manchester Police confirmed Pollard had been charged for fraud by false representation and is due to appear before Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court on June 20.

The alleged offences are said to have occurred between January and May 2017.

Pollard previously sat on Abta’s membership committee and was a director at On the Beach and commercial manager at Bookable Holidays.

Pollard denies all charges.