Frank Bruno takes speeding rap on the chin as he is spared driving ban

August 15, 2010 | by | 0 Comments

Boxing legend Frank Bruno has been spared a driving ban after he was caught racing his Silver Mercedes at 105pm – 35mph above the speed limit. The former heavyweight champion, 47, was clocked hurtling along the A11 near Great Wilbraham, Cambridge, at breakneck speeds. But magistrates decided not to hand the retired boxer a ban…

Mum banned after being caught drunk at the wheel with five children in her car

June 28, 2010 | by | 0 Comments

A mother-of-three has been banned from driving after she was caught at the wheel almost three times over the legal drink-drive limit – with FIVE children in her car. Reckless Emma Hartley, 35, downed pints of cider before driving her children aged 11, seven and five, and two of her parents’ neighbours’ children back from…

England bunting banned by killjoy council bosses

June 24, 2010 | by | 0 Comments

Council chiefs have banned residents from hanging St George cross bunting outside their homes during the World Cup – for health and safety reasons. Peter and Lisa Worthington decked their home in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, with 11 St George’s cross flags and five strings of bunting. But last week a North Somerset Council worker threatened them…

Jim Davidson narrowly avoids driving ban after speeding to gig

May 25, 2010 | by | 0 Comments

Comedian Jim Davidson narrowly avoided a driving ban after he was caught speeding and joked: ”Next time I’ll pin it on a dead bloke”. Former Generation Game presenter Davidson, 56, was clocked as he drove to a gig at 96mph in a 70mph zone on the A380 in Devon. Police pursued him over the offence…