Week in court

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A round-up of people who have appeared before Wigan and Leigh magistrates.

Nicky James Axon (19): Warwick Road, Atherton - Without lawful excuse damaged a car windscreen to the value of £150 belonging to Darren Barnes: Fined £73, pay £150 compensation, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Mark Farrell (42): Chapel Street, Leigh - Without reasonable excuse, failed to comply with notification requirements as part of the Sexual Offences Act 2003: 12-month community order with curfew for eight weeks, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Christian Peter James Best (31): Firs Lane, Leigh - Drink driving on Platt Fold Street with 152 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes, failed to surrender to custody: Jailed for four months, suspended for 12 months, as third offence of drink driving within a 10-year period, defendant must attend an alcohol treatment programme, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for five years.

Marc Alan Drayton (37): The Grange, Wigan - At the Bird I’th Hand pub on Liverpool Road, Hindley, used threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour: Jailed for eight weeks, suspended for 12 months as used a glass as a weapon to assault, curfew for eight weeks, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Martin Lee Parry (38): Atherton Road, Hindley - Guilty of being drunk and disorderly on Borsdane Avenue, Hindley -Fined £265, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Drew Pattison (19): Atherton Road, Hindley Green - Guilty of being drunk and disorderly on Wallgate, Wigan: Fined £80, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Dale Stuart Stanley (22): Glebe Street, Leigh - Without reasonable excuse, attended at an address where Kay Hoofe was present while prohibited from doing so by a restraining order: Three-month community order with curfew, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Andrew David Howarth (34): Millers Lane, Platt Bridge - Stole spirits to the value of £169 from Tesco in Leigh: Jailed for 16 weeks, suspended for 12 months with rehabilitation activity requirement, pay £115 compensation, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Paul McHugh (32): Cowper Street, Leigh - Drink driving with 83 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath: £350 fine, disqualified from driving for 20 months.