A Melksham man is to face trial by judge and jury accused of downloading indecent images of children.

Bruno Menghini is said to have downloaded the material between September 2010 and December 2011.

The 48-year-old, of Snarlton Lane, Melksham, pleaded not guilty today to 10 counts of making and one of possessing indecent images of children.

Judge Douglas Field, sitting at Swindon Crown Court, adjourned the case to Tuesday, December 3 when he is due to face trial.

Menghini was released on bail on condition he does not have unsupervised contact with children under 18.