Motorist took cannabis

Date: Friday 17th May 2019

A GREYSTOKE man has been banned from driving pending his sentencing for driving while under the influence of drugs.

Christian Newland (20), The Old Rectory, pleaded guilty to having cannabis in his system when he drove a Ford Fiesta at Ullswater Road, Penrith, on 16th November.

His case was sent to Carlisle Crown Court for sentencing on 17th June and Newland was banned from driving in the interim period and granted unconditional bail.