Belfast Telegraph

Ed Sheeran returns to Twitter after Game of Thrones attacks

By Joe Nerssessian

Ed Sheeran's disappearance from Twitter appears short lived.

The singer's account - @edsheeran - is back online hours after it was deleted following criticism of his recent Game Of Thrones cameo.

His tweets since April 2015 have been removed and his more than 19 million followers have been reduced to less than 2,000.

Ed Sheeran and Maisie Williams on the set of Game Of Thrones (HBO/PA)

Sheeran had previously limited his activity on Twitter, saying that he could not cope with the online hate directed at him.

His role in Game Of Thrones involved just two lines - "It's a new one", in reference to a song that Maisie Williams's character Arya Stark heard him singing, and "Worst place in the world", about King's Landing.

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