A WOMAN has been remanded in custody to await trial for the murder of a man in Bromsgrove.

Cordelia Farrell appeared at Worcester Crown Court today (October 22) to face charges in relation to the death of Wayne Coventry on October 14.

The 37-year-old from Birmingham was dressed in a grey sweatshirt and jeans, she spoke only to confirm her name.

She was remanded in custody until Monday, December 23 when she will appear again at Worcester to enter a plea.

Her trial is expected to last 10 days and take place next April.

There was no application for bail.

Mr Coventry, aged 36, died after an incident at a house in Humphrey Avenue, Charford.

He suffered serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.