Court Register: Results from magistrates courts

Spalding Magistrates Court
Spalding Magistrates Court

These are the latest results from hearings at magistrates courts which deal with defendants from the Mercury’s area.

Grantham Magistrates Court, July 2

Stephen Lack, 60, of Monkton Sidings, Fineshade, was found guilty of driving without insurance or a valid MoT certificate and using a mobile phone while driving in High Street St Martin’s, Stamford, on February 19, 2013. The case was proved in his absence.

He was fined £1,200 and ordered to pay costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £60. He also had six points put on his licence.

Lucy Mason, 22, of St John’s Close, Baston, admitted allowing someone else to drive a car without third party insurance or a valid driver’s licence in Godsey Lane, Market Deeping, on June 18, 2011. She had six points put on her licence, was fined £110 and ordered to pay costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £15.

Christopher Walker, 18, of Northorpe, Thurlby, admitted driving a car without a valid licence, insurance or an MoT certificate in Swallow Hill, Thurlby, on March 30, 2013. He was fined £110, ordered to pay costs of £50 and a victim surcharge of £20, and had six points put on his licence or counterpart.

Clive Armstrong, 49, of Lambeth Walk, Stamford, admitted driving a Ford Mondeo without a valid licence or third party insurance in St Lawrence Way, Tallington, on February 18, 2013, and again in Doughty Street, Stamford, on March 26, 2013. He was disqualified from driving for six months, fined £560 and ordered to pay costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £28.

Nicholas Yardley, 32, of Main Road, Dowsby, was found guilty of driving a car without third party insurance and failing to produce a valid insurance certificate when asked by police in North Street, Bourne, on March 31, 2013. He had six points put on his licence, was fined £600 and ordered to pay costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £60.

Christopher Evans, 31, of Clover Gardens, Stamford, admitted using a mobile phone while driving a Ford Transit in Godsey Lane, Market Deeping, on January 9, 2013. He had three points put on his licence, was fined £60 and ordered to pay costs of £45 and a victim surcharge of £20.

Loughborough Magistrates Court, July 3

Thomas Finch, 28, of Main Street, Ayston, admitted driving a BMW 325 in Ayston Road, Uppingham, on June 1, 2013, with an alcohol breath test reading of 134. The legal limit is 35. He was given an 11-week prison sentence, suspended for one year, and disqualified from driving for four years. He was ordered to pay £85 costs and a victim surcharge of £80.

Grantham Magistrates Court, July 5

Keikanne Magwaza, 32, of Tindall Square, Cottesmore, admitted driving a blue Mazda in High Street, Grantham, on June 16, 2013, with an alcohol breath test reading of 77. The legal limit is 35. He was disqualified from driving for 18 months, fined £380 and ordered to pay costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £38.

Loughborough Magistrates Court, July 8

Alan Dear, 31, of Oakham Road, Greetham, admitted failing to stop after a car accident and using a vehicle without third party insurance on a non-classified road off Cold Overton Road on November 28, 2012. He also admitted speeding in a 30mph zone in Norman Way, Melton Mowbray, on December 9, 2012 and assaulting a constable in the execution of their duty, possessing the Class B drug amphetamine and using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour towards a woman in West Road, Oakham, on March 6, 2013.

He was put under curfew for four months and ordered to remain at his home address between 8pm and 6am every day. He also had 10 points put on his driving licence and was ordered to pay £200 in compensation and a £60 victim surcharge.

Grantham Magistrates’ Court, July 8

Antony Cartlidge, 68, of Great Close, South Witham, was found guilty of using a colour television without a licence at his home on October 12, 2012. The case was proved in his absence. He was fined £400, ordered to pay costs of £90 and a victim surcharge of £40.

Paulo Araujo, 50, of Abbots Close, Stamford, was found guilty of using a colour television without a licence at his home on February 7, 2013. The case was proved in his absence. He was fined £200, ordered to pay costs of £90 and a victim surcharge of £20.

Lauren Cooper, 18, of Water Lane, South Witham, was found guilty of using a colour television receiver without a licence at her home on November 29. The case was proved in her absence. She was fined £35, ordered to pay costs of £50 and a victim surcharge of £20.