Emsworth drink-driver is given ban

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A DRINK-DRIVER who was more than twice the legal limit has been banned from the roads.

Steven Radford was stopped by the police as he drove a Peugeot 406 in North Street, Emsworth.

A breathalyser test revealed he had 97 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath - more than double the legal limit of 35mg.

Radford, of Penny Lane, Emsworth, pleaded guilty to drink-driving when he appeared at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court.

The 39-year-old was banned from driving for two years and told to pay £40 in costs.