Fishersgate man caught drink-driving close to home


A FISHERSGATE man was caught drink-driving after a tip-off to Sussex Police.

Clayton Spry, of Gardner Road, was arrested close to home at 6.20pm on December 5.

Sussex Police said officers were tipped off that the 39-year-old had been drinking.

Spry pleaded guilty to drink-driving when he appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on January 29.

He was banned from driving for 14 months and ordered to pay a £200 fine, £85 costs and a £20 victim surcharge.