A BARNSLEY man appeared before Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday morning charged with the murder of a 75-year-old grandmother.

Liam Naylor, 23, of Junction Drive, was remanded in custody and will appear before the same court for a plea and case management hearing on July 24.

Doreen Walker's body was found at her home in Birkwood Avenue, Cudworth, on April 2. A post-mortem examination revealed she died of multiple injuries.