WEST DORSET

NICHOLAS JOHN SMITH, aged 27, of Looke Lane, Puncknowle. Admitted when suspected of having driven a vehicle and having been required to provide a specimen of breath for analysis in the course of an investigation into whether he had committed an offence, failed without reasonable excuse to do so. Fined £100. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 14 months. Also admitted assaulting an emergency worker, namely a police officer, acting in the exercise of his functions as such a worker, by beating. Community order with rehabilitation activity requirement and requirement to carry out 160 hours of unpaid work within the next 12 months. To pay compensation of £250.

VANESSA BAYLISS, aged 41, of Edgehill Road, Bridport. Admitted using a vehicle on a road without third party insurance. Fined £176 and to pay costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 6 penalty points.

AMANDA JAYNE DAGWELL, aged 54, of Manor Farm Close, Litton Cheney. Admitted driving a vehicle on the A35 at Winterbourne Abbas at a speed exceeding 30mph. Fined £90 and to pay costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 3 penalty points.

ANDREW EDMUNDS, aged 21, of Buckland Newton. Admitted driving a vehicle on a road after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in breath was 45 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. The legal limit is 35 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. Fined £375 and to pay costs of £85. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 14 months.

ETHAN PATRICK KNIGHT, aged 22, of Church Street, Dorchester. Found guilty at Lyme Regis of damaging a window and a car window to the value of unknown. Discharged conditionally for 18 months. To pay compensation of £240 and to pay costs of £150. Admitted committing a further offence whilst subject to a conditional discharge order. Dealt with for original offence at Charmouth of using threatening or abusive words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour within the hearing or sight of a person likely to be caused harassment, alarm or distress thereby. Fined £50.