Driver’s 12-month ban

A MAN who drove a car after drinking too much alcohol has been given a 12-month driving ban, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court heard.

Paul Somers, 30, of Church Lane, Owmby by Spital pleaded guilty to driving a Toyota Corolla in Private Lane, Normanby by Spital on March 31, 2012 when he was one-and-a-half times over the legal drink-drive limit.

Somers has been fined £110 and ordered to pay £45 court costs and a £15 victim surcharge.