A MAN has appeared in court charged with assault.
Matthew Ryan is accused of beating Sharon Ryan at Lane Hackings, Lower Cumberworth.
He is alleged to have damaged a silver Nissan Almera, worth £150, belonging to her, at the same address.
Ryan, 21, appeared before Huddersfield magistrates via a video link from Armley prison in Leeds.
He was remanded in custody and will next appear before the court on March 31.