In the dock

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between May 27 and July 18:

* Thomas Ball (20), of Lower Down Road, Portishead. Possession of class A drug: Fined �350 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge. Possession of class B drug: No separate penalty.

* Scott Macdonald (32), of Old Street, Clevedon. Drink-driving: Six-month community order with eight-week curfew, banned from driving for 24 months. Driving without insurance: Fined �260 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge.

* Stewart Homer (30), of West Hill, Portishead. Drink-driving: 16 weeks in prison, suspended for 12 months, ordered to pay �300 compensation and banned from driving for five years. Driving without a licence: No separate penalty. Driving without insurance: No separate penalty. Driving without an MoT certificate: No separate penalty.

* David Randall (41), of Fosseway, Nailsea. Two counts of criminal damage: 12-month community order, ordered to pay �200 compensation.


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* Michael Richards (22), of Old Street, Clevedon. Drink-driving: Fined �100 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 18 months.

* Christopher Savage (35), of Westway, Nailsea. Drink-driving: Three-month community order with eight-week curfew, ordered to pay �85 costs and banned from driving for two months. Failure to stop at scene of accident: No separate penalty. Failure to report accident: No separate penalty.

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* Joshua Brennan-Newell (19), of Moor Park, Clevedon. Harassment: 12-month conditional discharge, one-year restraining order.

* Kandiah Mohanakumaran (46), of Kenn Moor Road, Clevedon. Selling tobacco to a person aged under 18: Fined �2,000, ordered to pay �1,500 costs and �15 victim surcharge.

* Adrian Webb (42), of Vynes Way, Nailsea. Drink-driving: Fined �290 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 20 months.

* Jonathan Thorne (21), of Churchill Avenue, Clevedon. Criminal damage: Fined �65. Possession of a knife in a public place: One-year restraining order, fined �100 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge.

* Ian Pletts (29), of Church Lane, Backwell. Drink-driving: Fined �350 plus �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge, banned from driving for three years.

* Ludmila Ivanova (26), of High View, Portishead. Two counts of theft: 24-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay �85 costs.

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