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Women face assault charge

Two women each facing an assault charge have had their cases adjourned until Thursday, February 5, at Bedlington magistrates’ court.

Melanie McCaig, 42, of Cheviot Road, Shilbottle, is alleged to have assaulted Amina Begum.

Amina Begum, 39, of Sycamore Avenue, Alnwick, is alleged to have assaulted Melanie McCaig.