THE TRIAL into the death of a Wombwell man begins at Sheffield Crown Court today (Tuesday.)

A man and a woman will stand for the murder of John Gogarty.

Helen Nichols, 38, and Ian Birley, 43, both of Mont Walk, Wombwell, will appear at Sheffield Crown Court charged with murder and robbery.

They have both plead not guilty to the charges.

Mr Gogarty's body was found at his home in Marsh Street on July 17.

The trial is anticipated to last around three weeks.