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Teenager banned from roads for drug driving

Wednesday 21st September 2016

A teenager has been convicted of drug driving.

Danny Cairns, 19, was sentenced on 12 September 2016 at Mid Kent Magistrates’ Court after pleding guilty.

On June 16, 2016 the 19-year-old, of Waterloo Road, Tonbridge, drove a Ford Fiesta in Hampstead Lane, Yalding, and gave a blood test of 3.5 microgrammes of cannabis per litre of blood. The legal limit is two microgrammes.

Magistrates banned Cairns from driving for 18 months. He must also pay a £120 fine, £85 costs and a £30 victim surcharge.