A Salisbury man has appeared before a crown court judge charged with killing his wife and daughter.

Appearing before Winchester Crown Court on Friday morning, Marcin Zdun, 39, of Wessex Road, Salisbury, entered no pleas to two charges of murder.

It is alleged he killed wife Aneta Zdun, 40, and their 18-year-old daughter Nikoleta Zdun at their home in Salisbury on Monday, June 1.

Police were called to Wessex Road, in a suburb of the city, at around 2.45pm.

Zdun, who spoke only to confirm his name, date of birth and Polish nationality, was remanded in custody and is due to appear before the court on July 20.

A trial date has been set for November 30, should he plead not guilty.