In The Dock

North Somerset Courthouse.

North Somerset Courthouse. - Credit: Archant

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from July 5-11.

n Helen Bidwell-Ford, Kent Road, Congresbury (52). Speeding: three penalty points, fined £222 and ordered to pay £85 cost and £30 victim surcharge.

n Andrew Phillips, Lonsdale Avenue, Weston (57). Driving without valid insurance: six penalty points, fined £440 and ordered to pay £140 compensation, £85 costs and £44 victim surcharge.

n Elaine Hart, Bilbie Road, Weston: two counts of failing to adhere to noise abatement notice: fined £170 and ordered to pay £85 costs and £30 victim surcharge.

n Andrew Coleman, no fixed abode, (40). Theft: 16-week prison sentence and ordered to pay £56.45 compensation.


You may also want to watch:


n Robert Pitman, Boulevard, Weston (29). Threatening behaviour: 74-day suspended prison sentence and ordered to pay £85 costs and £115 victim surcharge.

n Daniel Muirhead, Canberra Road, Weston (32). Drug-driving: disqualified from driving for 12 months and ordered to pay £85 costs and £30.03 victim surcharge.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter