Footballer faces assault trial

Berwick Rangers 2013-14 Squad
Berwick Rangers 2013-14 Squad

A Milfield man has denied assault and will stand trial before magistrates in Berwick on Monday, February 16.

Jonathan Bruce Fairbairn, 24, of Wingrove, is accused of beating Melanie Kaye Richard in Wooler in October.

Fairbairn is a footballer for Berwick Rangers.