Wigan's Week In Court

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


Andrew Tait (36): Crediton Drive, Platt Bridge - Wilfully obstructed a police officer in the execution of his duty: Community order for 12 months, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Ryan Wade (26): Hampden Place, Marsh Green - Failed to provide a specimen of breath for analysis when suspected of having driven a vehicle, drove without insurance or a licence: Jailed for 12 weeks suspended for 12 month, offence so serious because of previous record of offending, disqualified from driving for four years, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Amy Mountcastle (31): Wentworth Road, Ashton - Used a large goods or passenger vehicle which was unlicenced: Fined £55, pay costs of £85, ordered to pay vehicle excise back duty of £73.

Scott James Thompson (28): New Street, Platt Bridge - Drink driving on Caroline Street, Wigan, with 42 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeding the prescribed limit, drove without a licence or insurance, failed to surrender to custody: Eight-week community order with curfew, disqualified from driving for 36 months, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Susan Butler (59): Meadow Field, Hindley Green - Drove without due care and attention on Atherton Road, Wigan: Fined £230, pay a surcharge to victim services of £30, pay costs of £300.

Darren Hubble (46): Bedford Gardens, Hindley - Assaulted Tammy Hubble by beating her: Community order for 12 months with rehabilitation activity requirements and an unpaid work requirement for 100 hours, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £85.

Aaron Belshaw (31): Hazel Grove, Golborne - Made a train journey without a ticket at St Helens Junction: Fined £80, pay compensation of £3.70, pay a surcharge to victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Anne Louise Rooney (33): Loch Street, Orrell - Drove a large goods or passenger vehicle on Ormskirk Road, Up Holland, while unfit to drive through drink, failed to stop at the scene of an accident: Community order for 16 weeks, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £85, disqualified from driving for three years, fined £120.

Daniel Christopher Davies (26): Library Street, Wigan - Stole a Samsung S9 mobile phone worth £800 belonging to Darren Willis: Community order for 12 months with rehabilitation activity requirement, fined £20, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85.

William Edward Peter Fold (35): Vicarage Close, Platt Bridge - Assaulted Lisa Fold by beating her: 18-month community order with rehabilitation activity requirement and 40 hours of unpaid work requirement, pay £100 compensation, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Jaimie-Lea Heard (26): Baker Street, Wigan - Drove at a speed exceeding 50mph in a restricted area: Fined £70, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, driving record endorsed with three penalty points.

Bridie Mulvaney (18): Wiltshire Place, Norley Hall - Assaulted Nichola Beckett by beating her: Community order with rehabilitation activity requirement, fined £75, pay £50 compensation, pay costs of £150.

Ben Thomas Fairhurst (23): Holden Road, Leigh - At Wigan, assaulted Kayleigh Midgley: Jailed for six weeks suspended for 18 months with unpaid work requirement for 100 hours, pay £110 compensation, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £100.