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Tour svengali Phil Byrne is alleged to have made hoax calls on the night of the MOBO Awards...

A former tour manager for All Saints has been charged with allegedly making bomb threats in LONDON after the MOBO AWARDS last Thursday (October 5).

Phil Byrne, 42, of Glasgow, appeared at Bow Street Magistrates Court in London on Saturday (October 7) and made no plea or declaration to the seven charges including allegedly trying to hoax a hotel, cafe, bookshops and fashion store in Piccadilly after a night out at the awards ceremony. He was also alleged to have been racially abusive after the ceremony. He was bailed to reappear next month.

Byrne, who according to reports in this morning?s Daily Record newspaper is currently unemployed, has previously worked with acts including All Saints, East 17 and Scots band The Silencers.