A WORKINGTON man accused of robbery is due to appear at Carlisle Crown Court.

Barrie Lee, 32, of Trinity Court, Northside, appeared at the magistrates' court in the city on Thursday.

He is alleged to have committed the offence on February 5 in Murray Road, Workington.

He is also charged with one count of theft.

Lee entered no pleas.

He will be brought before the crown court on March 11 and was remanded in custody until then.