Tulisa to face charge of assault

Tulisa Contostavlos Credit: PA Images

Singer Tulisa Contostavlos is set to appear in court in Essex today (Wednesday 12 February) to face an assault charge.

The 25-year-old is due at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court accused of punching a blogger at the V Festival last year.

She was interviewed by Essex Police in November over the allegation, which she denies.