A BARROW man has been told to pay £197 for begging in Dalton Road.

Anthony Robson, of Egerton Court, pleaded guilty to a public order offence and begging in public when he appeared at South Cumbria Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

The 38-year-old admitted the offences which happened on Monday.

He was fined £40 for each offence and also told to pay a £32 victim surcharge and £85 court costs.

The total amount of £197 must be paid at £20 per month.