Teenager charged with drink-driving on the M5

Archie Wotherspoon, aged 18, of Todenham Road, Moreton in Marsh, was stopped by police[1] on the M5 southbound between junction 8 for Strensham services and junction 9 for Tewkesbury on Saturday, December 23.

Wotherspoon - who was driving a Peugeot 107 - gave a reading of 45 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, the legal limit being 35 micrograms.

He is due to appear at Cheltenham Magistrates' Court today, Friday, January 12.


  1. ^ police (www.gloucestershire.police.uk)