Week In Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Round-up of people brought before Wigan and Leigh magistrates ...

Ryan Bradshaw (21): Copeland Drive, Standish - At Fir Tree Fishery, Appley Bridge, fished or took fish otherwise than in accordance with a licence: Fined £220, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £127.

Alan Glister (34): Selkirk Grove, Wigan - At Orrell Water Park, Wigan, took fish otherwise than in accordance with a licence: Fined £220, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £127.

Callum John Riley (19): Dearden Way, Up Holland - Failed to comply with the requirements of a community order given for theft and possession of a weapon in a public place: Community order for 12 months with 12-week curfew and 150 hours of unpaid work requirement.

Steven James Smith (29): Arcade Street, Wigan - At Standishgate and Wallgate, Wigan, made unauthorised requests for money in a public place while subject of a public places protection order: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20.

Joseph Threlfall (29): No fixed address - At Standishgate, Wigan, made an unauthorised request for money in a public place while subject of a public places protection order: Discharged conditionally for 12 months.

Catalin Marius Dunga (29): Frog Lane, Wigan - When suspected of having driven a vehicle and having been required to give a specimen of breath, failed without reasonable excuse to do so: Pay a surcharge to find victim services of £43, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 20 months.

Eduard Nicorici (24): Wigan Lane, Wigan - Drug driving with cannabis in the blood on New Market Street: Fined £250, pay a surcharge to find victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Steven Critchley (28): Mayfield Road, Kitt Green - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with supervision requirements following a release from prison: Jailed for 14 days.

Nathan David Owen (24): Corvus Close, Ince - Breach of the peace in Wigan: Bound over in the sum of £100 for six months.

James Hadland (21): Gleneagles Close, Lowton - Drove a Ford Fiesta on Hope Carr Way, Leigh, while the proportion of cannabis in the blood exceeded the legal limit, drove without a licence and while disqualified: 12-month community order with rehabilitation activity requirement, unpaid work for 200 hours requirement, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 28 months.

Mark Lowe (50): Worcester Avenue, Hindley - Assault by beating: Discharged conditionally for 18 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Anthony Christopher Dunbar (38): Land Street, Wigan - Drink driving on Frog Lane with 110 microgrammes of alcohol being in 100 millilitres of breath, with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes: Jailed for 12 weeks, suspended for 12 months, reason for custody being it was the second offence of drink driving and being three times the legal limit, rehabilitation activity requirement, fined £450, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for four years.

William Brian Fouracre (27): Preston Road, Standish - Drove a Vauxhall van on Tram Street when the level of cannabis in the blood exceeded the legal limit, driving while disqualified and without insurance: Jailed for 18 weeks, suspended for 24 months, as an appalling record of similar offending, curfew requirement for six months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115, disqualified for 36 months.