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Biker banned from driving after speeding past horse at 104mph

A biker has been banned from the roads after speeding past a horse and its rider at more than 100mph.

Garry Wilkinson, 41, was caught by a North Yorkshire speed camera on Escrick Road, Stillingfleet, near York on June 27 as he sped past the horse.

Wilkinson pleaded guilty to exceeding the speed limit and was banned for 70 days. He was fined £360 and ordered to pay costs of £45 and a victim surcharge of £15.