A man has appeared in Oxford Crown Court charged with two burglaries and stealing a car.

Paul Roberts, 39, of Barton Village Road, Oxford, is accused of two Headington break-ins – in Windmill Road between September 5 and September 11 and Girdlestone Road on September 12.

Roberts, who is also alleged to have taken a VW Polo worth £11,000, was remanded in custody yesterday until November 1.