A MOTORIST who sped through New Cheriton has been banned from driving for six months.

David Martin Cook, 60, of Ombersley Road, Worcester, was clocked doing 51mph on the A272 on May 9, when the limit is only 30.

Magistrates in Basingstoke disqualified him for six months because of his repeat offending and fined him £342 with a £34 victim surcharge and £85 costs.