Speeder fined

A MAN caught five miles per hour over the speed limit in Belford has been hit with a £80 bill from Berwick Magistrates’ Court.

Jon Wood, of Raynham Road, Belford, was caught on May 15 travelling at 35mph in the 30mph zone at North Bank.

The 41-year-old pleaded guilty by letter and offered no mitigation.

The court heard he had a clean driving licence.

Magistrates fined Wood £35 and ordered him to pay £30 costs and a £15 victim surcharge.