Boozy Buxton motorist caught in Bulwell

A Buxton motorist who was more than twice over the limit when he was stopped in Bulwell faces a court bill of £635.

Thursday, 2nd March 2017, 5:00 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:49 am
Mansfield Magistrates Court.

Charles Butterworth, 56, of Market Street, admitted driving with excess alcohol when he appeared at Nottingham Magistrates Court on February 24.

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The court heard his Vauxhall Astra was stopped on Hucknall Lane on February 8, where a breath test revealed he had 73 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, when the limit is 35.

He was fined £500 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £50 and £85 costs. He was banned for 18 months.