Court date

TWO Powburn men have been committed to face trial at Newcastle Crown Court on June 23.

Paul Drummond, 29, of Brandon Farm Cottages, and Stephen Hunter, 39, of Reaveley Farm House, appeared before Berwick magistrates last Thursday.

The pair have both been charged with affray in connection with an incident at the Penny Black in Alnwick on November 27.

They are also accused of assault occasioning actual bodily harm on John Hope at Fenkle Street in Alnwick on the same date.

Drummond also faces a charge of common assault on Chavez Lui Pattinson.