WINCHESTER man Thomas Oliver Moon has been fined for speeding in the Meon Valley.

Moon, 35, of Compton Way, Oliver's Battery, was clocked doing 55mph in a 40-zone whilst driving a 67-reg Mercedes on the A32 at Mislingford Road, Droxford on June 25 last year, magistrates in Basingstoke heard.

he pleaded guilty and was fined £100 with a £30 victim surcharge, £85 costs and three penalty points.

Prosecutors withdrew a charge of failing to tell police the identity of a driver believed to have committed an offence.