Barrow man caught drink driving after clubbing
Last updated at 12:56, Wednesday, 19 March 2014
A BARROW man has been banned from driving after being found drunk at the wheel.
Robert Daniel Atkinson, of Portsmouth Street, Walney, pleaded guilty to drink driving in Furness Magistrates’ Court yesterday.
Atkinson, 25, was seen leaving Club M, in Cornwallis Street, Barrow, on February 22.
When he was breathalysed he was found with 54mg of alcohol in 100ml of breath, the legal limit is 35mg. Atkinson was banned from driving for 17 months, fined £350, and ordered to pay a £35 victim surcharge and £85 costs.
First published at 12:54, Wednesday, 19 March 2014
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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