Drink-driver from Lymington handed 22-month ban

Daily Echo: Drink-driver from Lymington handed 22-month ban Drink-driver from Lymington handed 22-month ban

A drink-driver has been banned from the road for 22 months.

Darren Bulpitt, 29, of Lymington Bottom Road, Medstead, admitted driving a 51-reg Peugeot 206 in New Road, Basingstoke, with excess alcohol on January 11.

His reading was 79mg in 100ml of breath when the legal limit is 35mg, Basingstoke Magistrates’ Court heard. He also admitted having no insurance.

Magistrates disqualified him for 22 months, to be reduced by 23 weeks on passing an approved course, and fined him £400 with a £30 victim surcharge and £85 costs.

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1:14pm Thu 6 Feb 14

peasbewithu says...

Absolutely pathetic reporting - the driver comes from 'Lymington Bottom Rd' MEDSTEAD, which is nowhere near Lymington. Where do the DE get their reporters from - suggest they start recruiting from the nearest infant school who could do a better job!!!
Absolutely pathetic reporting - the driver comes from 'Lymington Bottom Rd' MEDSTEAD, which is nowhere near Lymington. Where do the DE get their reporters from - suggest they start recruiting from the nearest infant school who could do a better job!!! peasbewithu
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3:12pm Thu 6 Feb 14

SilvanDryad says...

Lymington residents may take offence at this.
Lymington residents may take offence at this. SilvanDryad
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