A man accused of rape will stand trial in September.

Appearing before Swindon Crown Court, Alexandru Dediu, 31, of Westmead Terrace, Chippenham, pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and sexual assault by penetration.

It is alleged he molested a woman in Chippenham on June 10, 2019. Dediu, wearing a black jacket and blue jeans, spoke only to confirm his name and not guilty pleas.

He was bailed by Judge Jason Taylor QC for trial at Swindon Crown Court on September 21. The case is expected to last four days.