A man from Bristol has been charged with indecently assaulting boys at two boarding schools in the 1970s and 80s.
David Lowe, 60, of Charlotte Street South, is accused of seven counts of indecent assault against seven boys, aged 10 to 14, between 1978 and 1984.
According to the charge sheet, the locations of the alleged abuse were Westminster Cathedral Choir School and Ampleforth College in North Yorkshire.
Mr Lowe is due to appear at West London Magistrates' Court on 25 June.
The Metropolitan Police Service said Mr Lowe, now retired, had been charged by detectives from its team investigating historical allegations of sexual abuse.