A man has appeared in court accused of attempted murder after a pub stabbing.
Steven Robinson, 40, of Elliott Road, Peterlee, appeared at Newcastle Crown Court today via videolink from HMP Durham.
He is accused of attacking a man at the Oaklands pub in Durham Way, Peterlee, last month.
Mr Robinson was not asked to enter a plea to the attempted murder charge.
Robinson will be back in court for a plea and directions hearing on October 19 and could face a trial by a jury on January 25 next year.