Whoa! Averaging 66,000 Unique Weekly Readers! 

Local News

Police warn of epidemic of illegal motocross and quad bikes used on roads and public places

1 Mins read

Police in Causeway Coast and Glens are becoming increasingly concerned about the number of reports of pit bikes, scramblers and ATV’s being used illegally on local roads and public places.

A police spokesperson said “In order to use one of these vehicles on a road or public place, the vehicle operator must have a valid driving licence for that class of vehicle and where applicable, compulsory basic braining.

“The min. age for any licence is 16 yrs. The vehicle also must be insured, taxed, have number plates and lights.  A public place includes footpaths, forestry land, parks, playgrounds, housing estates including grass areas and beaches.

“If detected by Police or if witnesses provide information this may result in the vehicle being seized and criminal proceedings commenced.”

Digital Editorial Team
11898 posts

About author
An article that is attributed to the Causeway Coast Community Team has either involved multiple authors, written by a contributor or the main body of content is from a press release. Got a news-related tip you’d like to see covered on Causeway Coast Community? Email us - [email protected]
Related posts
Local News

Coleraine Court hears 'burglar ate a bowl of cornflakes' before allegedly assaulting pensioner

2 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppA MAN accused of breaking into a house and eating a “bowl of cornflakes” before assaulting and injuring a pensioner in his…
BusinessLocal NewsNews

Dodds announces new support scheme for large tourism and hospitality businesses

2 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppEconomy Minister Diane Dodds today unveiled details of a new £26.1m support scheme for larger hospitality and tourism businesses that have been…
Local News

Solicitor for Coleraine man Paul Fleming is to pass social media postings to Public Prosecution Service

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppA SOLICITOR for Coleraine man Paul Fleming has told the town’s Magistrates Court he is to pass social media postings to the…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *