Drink-driver hit with 17-month ban

HUCKNALL motorist Rebecca Turner (27) has been banned from the roads for 17 months for drink-driving.

Turner, of Ruffs Drive, was caught at the wheel of a Vauxhall Astra car on Nabbs Lane in the town, Nottingham Magistrates Court heard.

She was ordered to take a roadside breathalyser test and the reading was 61 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath — the legal limit is 35 microgrammes.

As well as the ban, she was also ordered to pay court costs of £85 and a compulsory victim surcharge of £15.