In The Dock

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between December 12-16:

n Ashley Stiles (26), of Dunster Crescent, Weston. Two counts of assault: Four months in prison, suspended for 12 months.

n Timothy Ephgrave (33), of Apple Farm Lane, Weston. Drink-driving: Fined �350 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge, banned from driving for three years.

n Ricky Smith (21), of Kensington Road, Weston. Theft: Six-month community order with eight-week curfew, ordered to pay �85 costs.

n Michelle Platt (38), of Orchard Close, East Brent. Threatening behaviour: One-year community order. Breach of conditional discharge: No separate penalty. Threatening behaviour (for which previous conditional discharge applied): Fined �50 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge.


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n Paul Ellis (46), of Bridge Road, Weston. Assault: 18-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay �150 compensation plus �85 costs.

n Edmund Dunne (73), of Jubilee Road, Weston. Assault: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay �50 compensation plus �85 costs.

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n Alan Head (24), of Thirlmere Road, Weston. Assault: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay �85 costs.

n Dominic Cunningham (45), of Alfred Street, Weston. Theft: Fined �60 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge. Failure to surrender: No separate penalty.

n Douglas Lawton (33), of High Street, Weston. Theft: 18-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay �25.98 compensation plus �50 costs. Four counts of breach of community order: No separate penalty.

n Peter Misson (48), of Dartmouth Close, Worle. Theft: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay �40 costs.

n Mark Collingborn (29), of Vale Mill Way, Weston. Assault: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay �250 costs. Failure to surrender: Fined �65 plus �15 victim surcharge.

n Colin Higgs (26), of West Street Chambers, Weston. Assault: 18-month community order, one-year restraining order, ordered to pay �150 compensation plus �85 costs.

n Frank Cresswell (43), of Locking Road, Weston. Assault: One-year community order, ordered to carry out 80 hours’ unpaid community work, and pay �50 compensation plus �85 costs.

n David Loader (23), of Baker Street, Weston. Criminal damage: One month in prison, suspended for 24 months, ordered to pay �85 costs. Two counts of assault: Four months in prison (concurrent), suspended for 24 months.

n Jordan Bellinger (19), of Canberra Road, Weston. Assault: Four months in prison, suspended for 12 months, ordered to carry out 200 hours’ unpaid community work, and pay �500 compensation.

n William Harding (52), of Alma Street, Weston. Breach of restraining order: Sent to prison for eight weeks.

n Sarah Shillam (41), of Hambledon Road, St Georges. Driving without due care and attention: Fined �265 plus �35 costs and �15 victim surcharge, licence endorsed with five penalty points.

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