Pair punished over cannabis

Scales of Justice
Scales of Justice

Two Eastwood residents have pleaded guilty to possession of the class B drug cannabis.

Neil Whittaker and Sarah Grigsby, of Chewton Street, admitted committing the offence on June 14 last year.

Whittaker, 31, and Grigsby, 32, were each ordered to pay £85 towards prosecution costs.

Whittaker was also ordered to carry out 80 hours of unpaid work and Grigsby must complete 40 hours of unpaid work in the community over the next 12 months.