A BARROW man is due to stand trial for assault after denying the allegation, a court heard.

Matt James Wise, of Piel Street, has been accused of assaulting Sean Hagan by beating him in Barrow on June 26.

The 41-year-old is due to appear at South Cumbria Magistrates' Court on November 30 for the trial after pleading not guilty on October 22.