A 19-YEAR-OLD has been banned from driving.

Roselin Kendall-Murray, of Brigwood, Haydon Bridge, pleaded guilty to driving a Ford KA on Gilesgate in Hexham on May 13 while over the limit.

A second charge of driving without a license was withdrawn.

At Newcastle Magistrates' Court, Kendall-Murray was disqualified for 14 months, reduced by 14 weeks if a drink-drive rehabilitation course is completed.

She was also ordered to pay a £166 fine and costs of £85.

* This article has been updated with the withdrawal of the charge of driving without a licence.