Two charged for Christmas assault

Two men have been charged with wounding a 20-year-old reveller during a festive night out in Mansfield.

George Fessey (25), of Oak Tree Court, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, and Brendan Hardy (39) of The Fieldings, Sutton, have both been charged with grievous bodily harm and bailed until their appearance before Mansfield Magistrates on 22nd May.

The incident happened outside After Dark nightclub on 29th December last year at around 11.45pm.

A male victim was taken to Queen’s Medical Centre following the attack, where he spent the new year with head injuries before being discharged a week later.