Battery trial

A WIGAN man is to go on trial for two counts of battery.

Paul Antony Doran, 25, of Kimberley Street, Springfield, pleaded not guilty to assaulting Thomas McDermott and Lucy Mullock when he appeared at Wigan Magistrates’ Court on Thursday.

He was remanded in custody, where he is currently serving a custodial sentence for a previous offence, and will appear before magistrates for a trial on March 7.