In The Dock...

PUBLISHED: 07:04 14 January 2010 | UPDATED: 11:34 25 May 2010

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse, December 1-9:

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse, December 1-9:

* Gary Fear (42), of Whitecross View, Weston. Theft: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs. Failure to surrender: No separate penalty.

* Sarah Walker (34), Drink-driving: One-year community order, ordered to pay £200 compensation plus £85 costs, and banned from driving for 42 months. Driving without insurance: No separate penalty.

* Paul Fenwick (38), of Upper Bristol Road. Using a mobile phone while driving: Fined £175 plus £60 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

* Martin Chadwick (22), of Court Road, Kewstoke. Urinating in a public street: Fined £115 plus £60 costs and £15 public surcharge.

* Ian Parsonage (36), of Becket Road, Weston. Threatening behaviour: Fined £100 plus £85 costs.

* Mervyn Down (35), of Quantock Road, Weston. Using a mobile phone while driving. Fined £235 plus £35 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

* Gary Poole (29), of Royal Crescent, Weston. Assault: 12 weeks in prison, suspended for 12 months, ordered to carry out 150 hours' unpaid community work, plus pay £200 compensation and £150 costs.

* Helen Nicholaou (34), of Ashcombe Road, Weston. Three counts of breaching restraining order: Sent to prison for 12 weeks.

* Garmon Thomas (41), of Stradling Avenue, Weston. Threatening behaviour: Fined £35 plus £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge. Failure to surrender: One day's detention.

* Dominic Garforth (23), of Auckland Close, Weston. Drink-driving: Fined £100 plus £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge, and banned from driving for 16 months. Driving without a licence: No separate penalty. Driving without insurance: Fined £100.

* William Horton (44), of Locking Road, Weston. Theft: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs.

* Lee King (39), of Ottawa Road, Weston. Drink-driving: Fined £100 plus £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge and banned from driving for three years. Driving without a licence: No separate penalty. Driving without insurance: Fined £100. Driving without MoT certificate: No separate penalty.

* Mark Yeomans (46), of Manilla Crescent, Weston. Possession of a class B drug: Fined £65 plus £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

* Tom Mason (38), of Milton Hill, Weston. Drink-driving: 12-month community order, with requirement to carry out 60 hours of unpaid community work, ordered to pay £85 costs and banned from driving for three years. Driving without insurance: No separate penalty.

* Darren Pugh (43), of Longdown Drive, Weston. Using a mobile phone while driving: Fined £60 plus £35 costs and £15 victim surcharge, licence endorsed with three penalty points.

* Michael Simpson (36), of Exeter Close, Burnham. Using a mobile phone while driving: Fined £65 plus £35 costs and £15 victim surcharge, and licence endorsed with three penalty points.


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