A WEARSIDE man has denied sexually assaulting two girls.
Sail Uddin, 41, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault and a further charge of attempting to possess a Class B drug.
Uddin pleaded guilty to the drugs charge at Newcastle Crown Court yesterday, but denied sexually assaulting the girls.
Uddin, of Churchill Street, Sunderland, will stand trial on August 11 at the court.
Judge John Milford ordered that he be remanded in custody until then.