TWO Oldham men have been charged with sexually harassing four 13-year-old schoolgirls at Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

Asad Mahmood, 19, of Queens Road, and Haqnawez Razzaq, 26, of Brompton Street, Glodwick face trial at Preston Crown Court on August 7. Both men are charged with five offences of causing or inciting a girl under the age of 16 to engage in sexual activity. Razzaq is also charged with obstructing a police officer.

The alleged offences took place on September 7 last year when the four girls were on a school trip and queueing for the Big One rollercoaster.