Southsea driver caught without insurance

PC Phil Robertson during a previous close pass operation in April.

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DRIVING without any insurance cost motorist Russell Cates £150.

The 42-year-old was stopped by the police as he drove a BMW in Queen’s Crescent, Southsea.

Cates, of Orchard Road, Southsea, pleaded guilty to driving without insurance when he appeared at Fareham Magistrates’ Court.

He was fined £100 and told to pay £50 in costs. The magistrates added six points to his licence.