Week in court

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

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

Geoffrey David Thomson (38): Findley Street, Railway Road, Leigh - Used threatening or abusive words or behaviour within the hearing or sight of someone likely to be caused harassment, alarm or distress, failed to surrender to custody: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £85.

William Kelsey Bates (18): Nel Pan Lane, Leigh - Failed to stop a vehicle when required to do so by a police officer, drove without a licence, drove without insurance, dangerous driving: Fined £120, 12-month community order with unpaid work requirement for 100 hours, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 15 months.

Thomas Latchford (42): Wordsworth Avenue, Leigh - Being the parent of a child at Leigh Central Primary School, failed to ensure they attend regularly: Fined £40, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30.

Lee Greensmith (43): No fixed address - Stole food items to the value of £66 from the Marks & Spencers at Leigh: Discharged conditionally for four months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20.

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.

Jordan Lee Latham (22): Lilford Street, Leigh - Drink driving on Urmston Street, Leigh, with 86 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes: Fined £280, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 18 months.

Mark Lowe (50): Worcester Avenue, Hindley - Assaulted Catherine Carter 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.

Milan Horvath (26): Chisworth Close, Leigh - Assaulted Nikola Turkova by beating: 12-month community order with rehabilitation requirement, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £250 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Benjamin William Anderton (22): Moorgate Drive, Tyldesley - Possession of cannabis: 12-month community order with unpaid work requirement for 40 hours, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Daniel Sykes (27): Ravenswood Drive, Hindley - Harassment of Hollie Johnson: Restraining order not to contact Hollie Johnson, fined £400, pay compensation of £50, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £40, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Lyndsey Leyland (36): Leigh Road, Hindley Green - driving without due care and attention, drug driving on Lord Street, Leigh, with benzoylecgonine in the blood: Fined £250, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £120 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from obtaining a driving licence for 12 months.

Kevin Delroy White (50): Edmund Drive, Leigh - Using a motor vehicle without a policy of insurance: Fined £120, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85, driving record endorsed with six points.