A list of defendants who have appeared in court recently

MAGISTRATES have sentenced a man to a conditional discharge for two years after he pleaded guilty to assaulting a man and a woman in Bury on July 15.

Michael Hill, aged 30, of Vernon Road, Bury, was also ordered to pay a £20 victim surcharge by magistrates.

A MAN must carry out 40 hours of unpaid work after he admitted assaulting a woman in Bolton on July 5.

At Manchester Magistrates' Court Andrew Carty, aged 44, of Coniston Street, Bury, was also ordered to participate in 10 days of rehabilitation activities and pay £185 in costs and charges.

MAGISTRATES have ordered a banned driver to do 100 hours unpaid work after after he was caught behind the wheel of a car.

At Manchester Magistrates' Court Nico Powell, aged 26, of Cromwell Road, Prestwich, pleaded guilty to committing the offence whilst driving a Fiat Punto on Church Lane, Harpurhey on July 26.

He also admitted having no insurance, failing to stop for police