A MAN has been charged with rape and kidnap after a woman was attacked in Banbury.

Luke Wickham, of West Bar Street, Banbury, is expected to appear at court today after the attack happened on Wednesday.

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Police appealed for information after a 27-year-old woman was raped at a property in West Bar Street.

Wickham, 23, has since been charged with one count of rape and one count of kidnap. He was remanded in custody to appear before Oxford Magistrates' Court today.