JONATHAN David Adams, 31, of Pool Hey Lane, Scarisbrick, appeared before Ormskirk Magistrates on January 28 charged with beating a woman at Southport on January 12.
Adams pleaded not guilty and has been remanded on conditional bail until March 11 when the trial is due to take place at Ormskirk Magistrates.
PETER HOOSE, 59, of Dell Close, Slough, Buckinghamshire appeared before Ormskirk Magistrates on January 28 charged with raping a girl under the age of 16 between February 16, 1990 and February 15, 1991 at Aughton.
Hoose was also charged with eight separate counts of indecently assaulting two girls under the age of 14 between February 2 1985 and February 15 1991 at Aughton.
Hoose pleaded not guilty to all offences and was remanded on unconditional bail.
He is due to appear at Liverpool Crown Court for a preliminary hearing on February 11.