Jedburgh 24-year-old banned from road for three years for dangerous driving

A motorist has been banned from the road for three years at Jedburgh Sheriff Court after he admitted eight offences including two counts of dangerous driving.

Thursday, 3rd October 2019, 8:51 am
Coldstream High Street.

Kieran Borthwick pleaded guilty to committing those offences in High Street in Coldstream on July 10 and on the A68 in Jedburgh on August 3.

The 24-year-old, of Bongate in Jedburgh, admitted having no driving licence or insurance, failing to stop when requested by the police and dangerous driving on July 10.

On August 3, he committed a further offence of dangerous driving, as well still having no licence or insurance.

In addition, he pleaded guilty to another charge of failing to reveal the identity of a driver when requested by police at Edenside Court in Kelso on January 3.

Borthwick was also given a community payback order involving 260 hours’ unpaid work.