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Man bailed over 'actor ear bite'

A 32-year-old man has been granted bail after appearing in court accused of biting off part of Casualty and Game of Thrones actor Clive Mantle's ear at a Travelodge hotel in Newcastle.

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Man charged with Clive Mantle attack granted bail

A 32-year-old man appeared in court today accused of biting off part of former Casualty actor Clive Mantle's ear.

Philip McGilvray, of Arbroath Grove, Hamilton, Scotland, appeared at Newcastle Magistrates' Court charged with wounding with intent.

McGilvray did not enter a plea and the case was sent to Newcastle Crown Court for a hearing on April 26.

He was granted bail with a series of conditions, one of which bars him from licensed premises.

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