Anjem Choudary remanded back to Belmarsh jail for another five months

Radical preacher Anjem Choudary will go on trial in the New Year for allegedly encouraging support for Islamic State.

It is alleged that between June 29 last year and March 6 this year, the 48-year-old invited support for the banned terror group Isil, also known as Isis or Islamic State, contrary to section 12 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

It is claimed that he did this in social media posts on the internet.