Man denies ear bite attack

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A 20-year-old man accused of biting another man’s ear during a row in Astley Miners’ Welfare Club has denied the allegation.

Jordan Newton, of Tree Road, Astley, pleaded not guilty at Liverpool Crown Court to unlawfully and maliciously wounding Robert Crank with intent on April 14 last year.

Newton was further remanded on bail to await his trial, expected to last three days, beginning on May 6.