A DRUG driver has been disqualified from the road for 12 months.

Andrew Ashurst, of Shadwell Grove, Leigh, pleaded guilty at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court.

Ashurst, 39, drove a vehicle on Atherton Road, Hindley Green on July 8, 2020, with a proportion of Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol, an ingredient of cannabis, in his system.

Ashurst was fined £120 and made to pay a £34 surcharge to victim services.

He was disqualified from having a driving licence for 12 months.