A YOUNG man has denied affray which allegedly took place in Oxford.

Luke Simpson, 22, appeared at Oxford Crown Court on Thursday (March 14) charged with one count of affray on October 3, 2022.

He is accused of using unlawful violence towards another person causing them to fear for their personal safety.

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Simpson pleaded not guilty in court and will stand trial at the same court on August 12.

The trial has been put on the warned list meaning it could be effective anytime within two weeks from the August date.

Simpson, of Linden Avenue, Wembley, Brent, has been granted unconditional bail until the proceedings later this year.

Another man has been charged in connection but will not stand trial with Simpson.