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The following cases have been heard by magistrates in the Portsmouth area.

- Thomas Chandler, 23, of Bedford Street, Southsea, admitted assaulting a man by beating him.

He committed the offence on August 8 in Guildhall Square, Portsmouth.

Magistrates handed him a 12-month conditional discharge with a £15 victim surcharge and £150 criminal courts charge.

No compensation was given as there was no injury.

-- Matthew Lake, 32, of Hasleworth Drive, Gosport, admitted drink-driving.

He was stopped driving in Stoks Bay Road, Gosport, on September 25.

A test revealed he had namely 65 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, nearly double the 35mcg limit.

He was fined £300 and banned from driving for 20 months.

Lake must pay a £30 victim surcharge, £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

- Lewis Rowe, 25, of Lee Road, Gosport, admitted drink-driving.

He was stopped in Carless Close, Gosport, on August 16 driving a white Peugeot Parnter van.

A test revealed he had 177 milligrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood, nearly double the 80mg limit.

Rowe was fined £240 and banned from driving for 20 months.

He must pay a £24 victim surchargem £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

- Linda Viggor, 34, of Paddington Road, North End, Portsmouth, admitted assaulting a woman by beating.

She committed the offence in Gunwharf Quays on September 26.

Magistrates imposed a community order with a 16-week curfew.

Viggor must pay £50 compensation, £60 victim surcharge, £50 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

- Kevin Wilcox, 45, of Inverness Road, Gosport, admitted stealing a dog training collar worth £33 from White Arrow Home Delivery Network in Fareham.

Magistrates handed Wilcox a 12-month conditional discharge on September 26.

He must pay a £15 victim surcharge, £40 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

- Michael Gill, 43, of Coates Road, Gosport, admitted exposing his genitals.

He was given a community order with a rehabilitation activity requirement of up to 25 days.

Gill was fined £60 and must pay a £60 victim surcharge, £85 prosecution costs and a criminal courts charge of £180.

No compensation was ordered as Gill was remorseful and apologised.

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