A LAMPETER man appeared at Swansea Crown Court on Monday (Jan 5) to deny allegations of historical sex offences. David Arthur Jones denied six charges, two of rape, two of indecent assault and two which cannot be detailed, during a plea and case management hearing before Judge Peter Heywood. The offences were said to have taken place during the 1970’s. Jones, aged 56, of 16 Ffynnon Bedr, will face a four day trial beginning on June 15. He was granted bail meanwhile.