A 33-YEAR-old man has appeared in court charged with four counts of sexual offences on a bus.

Anjan Shahzad, of Jeremy Lane, Heckmondwike, has been charged with two counts of outraging public decency following an incident on the 268 bus between Cleckheaton and Dewsbury on June 19 this year.

He is also charged with a further two counts of sexual assault on an 18-year-old woman on July 30 and August 19 this year, also on the same 268 bus route.

Shahzad, who gave no indication of his pleas to the charges, appeared before Bradford and Keighley Magistrates' Court yesterday and was remanded in custody until he appears before Bradford Crown Court on September 8.