A BARROW man is due to appear in court accused of a public order offence.

Anthony Robson, of Egerton Court, has been charged with using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress.

The 38-year-old is accused of committing the offence in Barrow on September 19.

Robson is due to appear at South Cumbria Magistrates' Court today at 10am when he will enter a plea to the Section 5 public order offence.