A man has been ordered to carry out unpaid work after he admitted racially abusing a man at a fish and chip shop.

Jack William Clarke, of Watson Way, pleaded guilty to smashing a glass counter at Winklebury Fish and Chip Shop and racially abusing Kevin Chui on June 8.

The 26-year-old is said to have used abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause Mr Chui to believe that violence would be used towards him.

Appearing at Basingstoke Magistrates' Court last week, Clarke was give a 12-month community order, which will see him need to carry out 100 hours of unpaid work and 20 rehabilitation activity days.

He must also pay £100 in compensation and a £95 victim surcharge. Magistrates decided to waive court costs.

A man will be sentenced later this month after he admitted assaulting another person in Basingstoke.

Christopher Hammond, of St Nicholas Court in South Ham, is accused of assault occasioning actual bodily harm of Edward Batchelor in the incident on September 28, 2019.

Indicating a guilty plea to the charge at Basingstoke Magistrates' Court last week, magistrates decided to send the case to Winchester Crown Court for sentencing.

The 36-year-old will appear there on November 27. He has been released on unconditional bail.

A warrant was issued for the arrest of a Basingstoke man after he failed to attend court.

Adam Brincat, of Shooters Way in Oakridge, has been charged with assaulting James Smith in the town on September 8.

The 29-year-old was also charged with resisting PC Coleshill and PC Lock in the execution of their duties.

Court documents show that a warrant was issued after he did not answer bail at Basingstoke Magistrates Court last week.

A second warrant was issued for a teenager in unrelated matters.

Reece Harkness, of Cleaver Road, was due to attend court after being accused of the theft of a coffee machine, games console, portable music speaker and Alexa speaker in Winchester on May 28.

The 18-year-old was also accused of obstructing PC Bland in the execution of his duties, and of being in possession of cannabis in Basingstoke.

A woman from Brighton Hill has been disqualified from driving after she was caught nearly three times over the drink drive limit.

Helen Louise Willows, of Quilter Road, was caught on Winchester Road on October 4 when she was behind the wheel of her Vauxhall whilst over the drink drive-limit.

A breath test revealed that she had 96 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath - the legal limit is 35.

The 36-year-old was fined £300 and ordered to pay costs of £85, plus a victim surcharge of £34.

She was also disqualified from driving for 26 months.

A man has been banned from the road for driving with excess alcohol Basingstoke.

Ruari Metcalfe, 28, was driving a 57-reg Renault Clio when stopped by police on Black Dam way in Basingstoke on September 30.

His alcohol reading was 113 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath when the legal limit is 35, making him more than three times the limit.

Metcalfe, of Winchester Avenue, Barton Farm, Winchester, was at Basingstoke Magistrates Court to admit the offence.

The magistrates disqualified him from driving for 23 months, ordered he complete 40 hours unpaid work over the next 12 months, pay a £95 victim surcharge with £85 costs.

The ban will be reduced by 23 weeks if by February 20 2022 Metcalfe completes an approved course.