An eighteen year old local man was more than twice over the drink drive limit when he drove at Sovereign Harbour according to a court document.
Shaun Smedley, 18, of Antigua Close, Eastbourne, pleaded guilty to driving a VW Polo on Atlantic Drive, Eastbourne, on June 1, while over the drink drive limit. He gave a breath alcohol reading of 81 micrograms. The legal limit is 35 micrograms. Magistrates made a community order with a requirement of 75 hours of unpaid work and banned him from driving for 20 months.