Man charged with attempted rape

A 33-year-old man has been charged with the attempted rape of a woman in Milnthorpe.

Nathan Taylor, from Lancaster, is appearing before Kendal Magistrates court later today.

The incident happened in the early hours of Monday (5 August) outside the Bulls Head on Beetham Road.

“Public co-operation in this incident has been excellent and has been a massive help in assisting with our investigations.

"We appreciate any help that members of the public can offer and it helps us in our efforts to make sure people feel safe in our county."

– Detective Inspector Ian Harwood