Drink driver parked on pavement

PUBLISHED: 12:01 10 March 2006 | UPDATED: 21:46 28 May 2010

HUNGRY Ian Coulson parked his car on the pavement outside a fast food restaurant in the early hours of the morning and police discovered he was twice over the drink-drive limit. He had been to the GER Club in March, and unfortunately had not thought ab

HUNGRY Ian Coulson parked his car on the pavement outside a fast food restaurant in the early hours of the morning - and police discovered he was twice over the drink-drive limit."He had been to the GER Club in March, and unfortunately had not thought about it, and stopped outside somewhere to eat," solicitor John Clarke explained to Fenland magistrates on Tuesday.Coulson, 36, of Maple Grove, March, admitted driving when over the alcohol limit on March 2. He was banned from driving for 20 months and fined £300 with £55 costs.Mr Clarke said Coulson had been holding down two jobs, but would lose his employment as a fork lift driver for Ken Thomas as a result of the ban.


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