COURT: Driver fined for using mobile phone

A NEWSTEAD man has been fined after he owned up to driving while using his mobile phone.

Nottingham Magistrates Court heard that Royce Sargent (45), of Fraser Street, committed the offence at Watnall on Friday July 22 last year.

The villager was fined £45 and ordered to pay a £15 victim surcharge.

He also received three penalty points on his licence.