Drink driver disqualified

A man who drove while more than three times over the legal limit has been disqualified for 18 months.

John Joseph McGrenaghan, of Creggan Road, pleaded guilty to driving with excess alcohol, no insurance and no licence.

The charges relate to an incident on the Groarty Road on July 16.

Derry magistrates Court heard the 42-year-old was breathalysed and it gave a reading of 107mg of alcohol in 100ml of breath.

District Judge Barney McElholm also fined McGrenaghan £500.