GEOFFREY Peter Birtles, 52, of Martin Lane, Burscough, appeared before Ormskirk Magistrates on December 30 charged with beating a woman on December 21 at Burscough.
Birtles pleaded guilty and was given a 12- month conditional discharge. He was ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £15 and costs of £85.
PHILIP Rowlandson, 61, of Crescent Green, Aughton appeared before Ormskirk Magistrates on December 30 charged with driving a Mazda on Formby Lane while being three times over the legal alcohol limit on October 18.
Rowlandson pleaded guilty to the charges and was fined £510, ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £50 and to pay costs of £85. He was also disqualified from driving for 28 months.
ALISTAIR Burke, 40, of Sumner Avenue, Haskayne, Ormskirk was found guilty at Ormskirk Magistrates on December 24 of speeding at 37mph on a 30mph road, namely Heathley Lane, Preston on April 29, 2013.
Burke was fined £35, ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £20 and costs of £85.
Burke’s driving licence was also endorsed with three penalty points.