Convicted of motor offences

A BALLYMENA man has been fined a total of £475 at the local Magistrates Court and banned from driving for six months for motoring offences.

Dean Robert Derek Balmer (21), of Skye Park, was convicted in his absence on charges of no insurance, failing to display ‘L’ plates, having no supervised driver and using a mobile telephone while driving.

The offences occurred at Larne Road Link on May 28.