A 22-year-old man charged in connection with robberies at McDonald's and Miss Millie's in Yate shopping centre has been remanded to appear at Bristol Crown Court on March 19.

Rudi Batten, of Station Road, Yate, was charged with two counts of robbery - the first charge relates to an incident at Miss Millie's on Sunday, February 7, the second to an incident at McDonald's the following day.

Nobody was injured in either incident.