A PRUDHOE man will appear in court after allegedly being over the legal limit for alcohol while driving his Porsche.

Neil Edgar (64) of Castle Road, Prudhoe, was due to appear at North Tyneside Magistrates Court on Monday, July 6.

However, the case was adjourned until July 21.

Edgar is accused of driving his Porsche on Front Street in Prudhoe on December 28 with 47mg of alcohol in 100ml of breath. The legal limit is 35mg.