Driver gets 12 month ban for driving with no hands

A man from Whitby has been banned from driving for 12 months after being filmed driving with no hands. Richard Newton, 36, of Abbots Road was found guilty at Scarborough magistrates court of dangerous driving.

He was also ordered to carry out 100 hours of unpaid work in the community and find £625. Mr Newton was captured by North Yorkshire Police's mobile safety camera on A171 near Scaling Dam reservoir on Friday August 9th.

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Man guilty of driving with hands on head

A man caught on camera driving at more than sixty miles an hour with his hands on his head has been found guilty of dangerous driving by magistrates in Scarborough.