A 30-YEAR-OLD Netherton woman has denied robbing an 83-year-old pensioner of £20.

Hayley Pratley, of Halesowen Road, also pleaded not guilty to possessing a bladed article in Recreation Street, Netherton.

She was further remanded in custody by Judge James Burbidge QC at Wolverhampton Crown Court.

The judge was told the trial of Pratley was scheduled to begin on September 3 and last for three days.