A man has denied the murder of a pub landlord near Milton Keynes during a court appearance.
Jamie Ball, 29, was found with stab wounds at The Globe Inn, Hanslope, on 28 December last year. He died in hospital.
Bernardo Durantes, 35, of Hartwell Road, Hanslope, did not apply for bail at Luton Crown Court.
Judge John Bevan QC remanded him in custody until his trial, which is due to begin in September.