Court briefs

The following cases were heard at Calderdale Magistrates’ Court:

Graham Booth, 42, of Bradley View, Holywell Green, was fined £80 and ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge and £90 costs for watching a television without a licence.

Antonio Briggs, 33, of Stretchgate Lane, Pellon, Halifax, was fined £110 and ordered to pay £20 victim surcharge and £85 costs for possession of cannabis.

Leslie Midgley, 40, of Mark Lane, Todmorden, was fined £80 and ordered to pay £20 victim surcharge and £90 costs for watching a television without a licence.

Andrew Leonard Dangerfield, 30, of Beech Street, Elland, was ordered to carry out 80 hours unpaid community work, pay £100 compensation, £60 victim surcharge, £85 costs for assault.

Richard Kevin Grady, 29, of Backhold Lane, Siddal, Halifax, was ordered to undergo a six-month drug rehabilitation course, and pay £60 victim surcharge for the theft of a McDonalds charity box, Halifax.

Danny Lee Harris, 18, of Backhold Lane, Siddal, Halifax, was sent to a young offenders’ institution for 12 weeks for the theft of clothing valued £174.97 belonging to TK Maxx, Halifax, possession of cannabis and for the theft of a bicycle valued £3000.

Adeela Raja, 23, of Vickerman Street, Halifax, was fined £250 and ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge and £200 costs for watching a television without a licence.

Gareth Hill, 28, of Milton Street, Sowerby Bridge, was ordered to undergo a six-month drug rehabilitation course and pay £60 costs for the theft of a charity box belonging to McDonalds, Halifax.

Malcolm Nicholas Windle, 53, of Eton Street, Halifax, was jailed for eight weeks for persistent anti-social behaviour.

Richard Michael Barrett, 33, of Mill West Apartments, Sowerby Bridge, was fined £700 and ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge and £85 costs for driving without a licence and failing to stop at a red light.

Mark Andrew Wadsworth, 46, of Brussells Court, Halifax, was given a three-month curfew, ordered to undergo a six-month drug rehabilitation course, to pay £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge for the theft of nine boxer-shorts valued £78 belonging to Peacocks, Halifax.

Andrew Mark Ambler, 39, of Union Street, Halifax, was banned from owning any animal for ten years and given a community order for failing to take care of five pet cats.

Cheryl Helliwell, 23, of Grisedale Close, Pellon, Halifax, was bound over by the sum of £100 for 12 months to keep the peace after a breach of peace.

Kieron Spruce, 33, of Broughman Street, Boothtown, Halifax, was jailed for eight weeks for the theft of a DVD player valued £99.97 and Dyson cleaner valued £159.99 belonging to Asda, Halifax and for the theft of products valued £42 belonging to Body Shop, Halifax.

Craig Lumb, 47, of King Cross Road, Halifax, was jailed for 12 weeks and given a restraining order for assault.

Malcolm Alan Pinder, 36, of Sunderland Street, Halifax, was given a 12 week curfew and ordered to pay £60 victim surcharge for the theft of a car stereo.