TWO brothers have been warned they will be jailed when they are sentenced for a pub brawl.

Karl Sowden, 38, of Greenbank Road, and Matthew Sowden, 36, of Corporation Road, both Darlington, were involved in the fight at the town's Highland Laddie pub on March 25.

At Teesside Crown Court yesterday, Matthew Sowden admitted wounding Graham Bate with intent to cause grievous bodily harm. Karl Sowden admitted affray, and also admitted sexual assault at a hearing last week.

The brothers were remanded in custody for three weeks while probation officers prepare pre-sentence reports.

The Recorder of Middlesbrough, Judge Peter Fox, said: "I think you both know you face prison sentences.