Drink-driver hit with ban

A BULWELL man has been banned from the roads after being caught drink-driving.

Patrick Allen (40), of Thames Street, was more than twice the legal limit when pulled over on Arnold Road, Basford, in a Ford Mondeo Estate on Tuesday June 5.

He pleaded guilty at Nottingham Magistrates Court and was banned from driving for 18 months. He was also fined £320 and ordered to pay costs of £85.