Emsworth drink-driver gets ban

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DRINK-driver Stacey Burckett has been banned from getting behind the wheel.

Burckett, 24, admitted driving a Renault in Portsmouth Road, Horndean, after drinking too much.

A test revealed her breath contained 64 microgrammes of alcohol per 100ml. The legal limit is 35mg.

Burckett, of Spencer Road, Emsworth, was banned from driving for 16 months. She was fined £110 and £85 costs.

She admitted committing the offence while on a two-year conditional discharge for possession a class B drug and cultivation of cannabis plants. No action was taken on the breach.