A MAN charged with causing grievous bodily harm to a woman has appeared in court.

Liam Connolly, 20, of McCormack Avenue, Parr, appeared at Merseyside Magistrates' Court charged with GBH with intent.

He is accused of committing the assault on June 2, 2019 at a property in Newton-le-Willows.

He is also accused of causing damage to a double-glazed window.

Magistrates sent the case to Liverpool Crown Court.

Connolly is scheduled to next appear at the crown court on Monday, July 20.

He has been granted unconditional bail.