This week’s Chorley court listings.
A woman will be electronically monitored for 12 weeks after admitting to stealing alcohol. Claire Tracy Lyons, 32, from Pall Mall, Chorley, confessed to three separate counts of taking booze from Asda in Clayton Green. The thefts took place whilst she was subject to a conditional discharge for a previous offence. She must pay compensation of £389.50, costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, and a criminal courts charge of £180.
A drink driver has been fined £380 and disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 17 months. Lawrence Hindle, 55, from Carlton Avenue, Clayton-le-Woods, pleaded guilty. He must also pay a victim surcharge of £38, costs of £85, and a criminal courts charge of £150. His ban will be reduced by 17 weeks if he completes a course by September next year.
A driver who broke a 30mph speed limit has been fined £145. Anthony Glen Campbell, 50, from Runshaw Hall Lane, Euxton, pleaded guilty. Three points were added to his licence, and he was also ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £20 and costs of £85.
A woman has admitted to speeding. Rebecca Averall, 30, from Muirfield Close, Euxton, drove faster than a 30mph limit. Three points have been added to her licence, and she must pay a £135 fine, a £20 victim surcharge, and £85 in court costs.
A 64-year-old woman has been fined £660 after failing to give information to police about a driver alleged to have committed an offence. The case of Parsin Kaur Singh, from Ashfield Road, Chorley, was proved in her absence. Six points were added to her licence, and she must also pay a victim surcharge of £66 and costs of £85.
A speeding driver has been fined £60. Karl Andrew Roberts, 47, from Hillside Crescent, Whittle-le-Woods, confessed to breaking the 30mph speed limit. He must also pay a £20 victim surcharge, and costs of £85. Three points were also added to his licence.
A man has been fined for driving without wearing a seat belt. The case of Stephen Wilson, 33, from Keepers Wood Way, Chorley, was proved in his absence. He was fined £220, and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £22, and costs of £85.
A man has been handed a £40 fine for breaching a drinking banning order imposed by the courts. Andrew James Lord, 52, from Halliwell Street, Chorley, was prohibited from being in possession of an open alcohol container. He pleaded guilty to the offence, and must also pay a victim surcharge of £20 and a criminal courts charge of £150.