Banned Bestwood Village driver caught behind the wheel

A BANNED driver from Bestwood Village has been given a suspended prison-sentence after being caught behind the wheel in a Leicestershire village.

Jerry Connors (22) appeared before magistrates at Loughborough where he admitted driving in Waltham-on-the-Wolds without insurance and while disqualified.

Connors was given a 20-week jail-term, suspended for one year. He was also disqualified from driving for a year, ordered to complete 120 hours of unpaid work in the community and pay £85 court costs.