Winchester man Richard Colgrave, 49, of Battery Hill, Stanmore, assaulted Diane Colgrave at Fox Lane, Stanmore, on January 18, a court heard.

Magistrates at Basingstoke imposed a community order for 50 hours unpaid work and told Colgrave to participate in a domestic abuse programme.

They also issued a restraining order not to contact Diane Colgrave save via a solicitor and a £60 victim surcharge.