A man accused of carrying out a serious assault on a woman and burglary has been released on bail.

Jonathan Berry is said to have burgled the house on Fairwood Close, Hilperton, and committed the assault on Friday, June 1.

No charges were formally put to the 46-year-old and he did not enter any pleas during the brief hearing at Swindon Crown Court.

Judge Douglas Field adjourned the case to Friday, January 18 and released Berry, of The Old Maltings, Bath, on conditional bail.