Drink / Drinking / Advice / Highlands / Inverness / court / Culbokie / Inverness Sheriff Court / sheriff court

Inverness driver banned from drinking alcohol by sheriff

Posted On: 21 Oct 2019   |   Posted By: Press and Journal

A 23-year-old restaurant worker has been banned from drinking alcohol for two years by a sheriff.
Calum Mackay, of Rowan Drive, Culbokie, admitted at Inverness Sheriff Court driving while more than four times the legal alcohol limit in Avoch. His reading was 91mcgs, when the limit is 22mcgs.
It was Mackay's second similar offence and he was banned from driving for three years, placed under supervision.
He was also ordered to carry out 160 hours of unpaid work as an alternative to custody.
Defence solicitor Ken Ferguson said his client was taking medical advice as he feared he had an alcohol problem.

Continue reading ...

 






The last Posts from Press and Journal



The Bachelor's Abbie Chatfield breaks her silence after Matt Agnew and...

The Bachelor's Abbie Chatfield breaks her silence after Matt Agnew and Chelsie McLeod split

The Bachelor runner up, Abbie Chatfield, has broken her silence after it was revealed that Matt Agnew and Chelsie McLeod have split. Read more ...

Prince Andrew Denies Sexual Allegations Made Against Him by Jeffrey...

Prince Andrew Denies Sexual Allegations Made Against Him by Jeffrey Epstein's Accuser

Prince Andrew is ready to tell his side of the story. On Saturday, the Duke of York opened up to BBC Newsnight's anchor Emily Maitlis about his friendship with Jeffrey Epstein... Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing Blackpool: Emma Barton and Anton Du Beke earn their...

Strictly Come Dancing Blackpool: Emma Barton and Anton Du Beke earn their first TEN of the series

Strictly Come Dancing duo Emma Barton and Anton Du Beke earned their first tens of the series as they took to the floor of the Blackpool Tower Ballroom for a dance spectacular. Read more ...

Gareth Bale 'could complete Man Utd transfer in January' - if Paul Pogba...

Gareth Bale 'could complete Man Utd transfer in January' - if Paul Pogba goes other way

Real Madrid will reportedly try to use the Welshman to try and complete a move for long-term target Pogba Read more ...

Trump made an unscheduled trip to a hospital for what the White House says...

Trump made an unscheduled trip to a hospital for what the White House says was part of his annual physical

President Donald Trump made an unexpected visit to a Washington, DC, hospital on Saturday. The White House said the visit was for medical tests as part of his annual... Read more ...

In a TV interview Jennifer Arcuri says she warned Boris Johnson to come clean

In a TV interview Jennifer Arcuri says she warned Boris Johnson to come clean

ITV documentary When Boris Met Jennifer will air on ITV at 11.05pm tonight. Jennifer Arcuri wishes the PM had declared their relationship as a potential conflict of interest to... Read more ...

Prince Andrew ‘was at Pizza Express' day accuser claims she was forced into...

Prince Andrew ‘was at Pizza Express' day accuser claims she was forced into sex with him

The Duke of York claimed that to call Jeffrey Epstein would be a ‘considerable stretch' Tonight Prince Andrew opens up about his relationship with convicted sex offender... Read more ...

Christina Aguilera sends fans wild as she steps out unnoticed at a Christmas...

Christina Aguilera sends fans wild as she steps out unnoticed at a Christmas Market in Manchester

Christina Aguilera, 38, sent finds wild as she steps out unnoticed at a Christmas Market in Manchester on Friday after performing in the city. Read more ...

Roger Federer admits he 'threw away' ATP Finals chance in defeat to Stefanos...

Roger Federer admits he 'threw away' ATP Finals chance in defeat to Stefanos Tsitsipas

Roger Federer was frustrated with himself after losing to Stefanos Tsitsipas. Read more ...

Transfer News LIVE - European Deadline Day: Barcelona, Juventus, PSG, Celtic...

Transfer News LIVE - European Deadline Day: Barcelona, Juventus, PSG, Celtic and the rest

The last day of the summer transfer window today before it slams shut for European clubs as they look to make last minute deals to bolster their club for the season. Read more ...