AN ANDOVER drink driver who was more than double the limit has been banned from taking to the roads for three years.

On Wednesday, October 18, Jodie Rich, of Cashmere Drive, drove on Finkley Road in Andover with 253 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of urine - the legal limit is 107. 

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During a hearing held at Basingstoke Magistrates' Court on Thursday, February 22, the 35-year-old pleaded guilty to the offence.

Magistrates disqualified Rich from driving for three years and ordered a fine of £140 to be paid.

Court costs of £85 and a surcharge fee of £56 must also be paid.