A MAN involved in a drunken bust-up with his wife has been fined £400 at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

Forty-one-year-old Rafal Kandora pleaded guilty to behaving in a threatening or abusive manner by repeatedly shouting and swearing and making derogatory remarks and acting in an aggressive manner at a house in Kelso, between April 19 and 21.

Sheriff Peter Anderson also imposed a £20 victim surcharge and a 18 months Non-Harassment Order forbidding any contact with his wife apart from by electronic means to arrange child care.