A MAN is due to appear in court next month accused of using threatening words or behaviour.

Andrew Watson (48) of Woodhead Road, Prudhoe, was given conditional bail following a a hearing last Wednesday at North Tyneside Magistrates' Court. He is accused of using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause fear of or provoke violence.

He will appear at Newcastle Magistrates' Court on June 26.