A MAN and woman have appeared in court facing a charge of abducting a child.
The couple, who cannot be named for legal reasons appeared in the dock at Swansea Crown Court.
They are charged with attempting to abduct a child, under the age of 16, on July 30. The charge alleges the pair tried to take the young child, who cannot be named, out of the United Kingdom.
The 39-year-old woman, of Port Talbot, has pleaded guilty.
The 40-year-old man, of Pontardawe, denies the charge and will stand trial next year.
Judge Paul Thomas set a trial date for him for April 29.