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Former N-Dubz singer Dappy guilty of nightclub assault

Former N-Dubz singer Dappy has been found guilty at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court of assaulting a man in a nightclub.

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Jim Davidson offers Dappy support at court case

Comedian Jim Davidson has offered his support to N-Dubz singer Dappy by attending his trial at Chelmsford Magistrates Court.

The musician, appearing in court under his real name Dino Costas Contostavlos, is accused of attacking a man in the early hours of February 27th.

Dappy arriving at court this morning. Credit: Ben Kendall/PA Wire/Press Association Images

He and veteran comedian Davidson became friends after appearing on Celebrity Big Brother earlier this year, with Davidson pipping Dappy to win the show.

Davidson said: "Dappy is a good friend of mine, we became close on Big Brother. I don't know what's happened in this case but I'm just here to show him my support."

Jim Davidson showing his support outside Chelmsford Magistrates Court. Credit: Ben Kendall/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Dappy has pleaded not guilty to one count of assault by beating.

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