A 32-YEAR-OLD man who admitted attempting to drive while unfit through drink or drugs has been banned from the road from the road for 12 months at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

Barry Wood pleaded guilty to the offence which happened in Ladylands Drive, Jedburgh, on August 31.

In addition to the disqualification he was fined £200.

Wood, of Newtown St Boswells, was fined another £200 after admitting police assault and £200 for being in possession of a class A drug, making the total fine £600.

A £40 victim surcharge was added.