A MAN has denied attempting to abduct two young girls as they walked home from the fair in March.

Richard Litton, 42, of Acre Road, March, was remanded in custody after appearing at Peterborough Magistrates' Court this morning.

He pleaded not guilty to two counts of attempted abduction.

The incident, which involved two girls aged 11 and 12, is alleged to have taken place in Acre Road, March, shortly after 9pm on Thursday (March 29).