Steve Coogan dodges long road ban for speeding so 'Alan Partridge wouldn't be cancelled'

STEVE Coogan escaped a long driving ban today as he claimed it would force him to cancel his forthcoming Alan Partridge series on BBC1.

Coogan was clocked driving his Porsche at 36mph in a 30mph zone close to his £4million mansion in Halland, East Sussex.

The 53-year-old was clocked by an automatic camera in the A22 Eastbourne Road on January 8 and faced a three-point endorsement on his driving licence.

Car-mad Coogan already had nine points from previous motoring offences.

And a further three points would mean he would have 12 points and face an automatic six month ban under the totting up...
source: Daily Star

2019-08-13 18:08
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