A couple accused of having sex in a children’s play area in Crawley have been charged with a public order offence.

The man, aged 27, and woman, aged 21, are each facing a charge of causing alarm and distress in a public place on June 9.

Police said they were allegedly seen in Bewbush play park in the afternoon by a group of primary school children.

They have been bailed to appear before Crawley magistrates on July 27