Man in court accused of trying to have sex with sheep

An IT worker has appeared in court accused of trying to have sex with a sheep next to Tottenham Hotspur's new training ground. 61-year-old Paul Lovell was allegedly caught with the animal close to ground on Hotspur Way in Enfield on September 4.

Paul Lovell was released on bail on condition he does not return to Whitewebbs Lane or Archers Wood in Enfield Credit: Press Association

It is thought players from the Premiership team were training at the centre on the day of the alleged incident. Lovell appeared at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court charged with one count of indecent exposure and another count of outraging public decency. He denies all charges.