Drink-driver gets car ban

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A WOMAN was caught behind the wheel while nearly four times the drink-drive limit.

Janice Daws, 65, of Hawthorne Grove, Hayling Island, admitted committing the offence in Havant Road, Hayling Island, on June 13.

A test revealed her breath contained 139 microgrammes of alcohol per 100 millilitres. The legal limit is 35mg. Daws was given a 20-week suspended sentence. She was told to pay an £80 victim surcharge and £85 costs and banned from driving for 30 months.