MAN CAUGHT DRIVING HIS HANDSTAND BROTHER HAS CHARGE REDUCED – TO START NEW DRIVING JOB!

first_imgA man caught driving his identical twin brother while he was doing a handstand inside his car had his charge reduced – after a judge heard he had a new driving job!Peter HeaneyPeter Heaney had been charged with dangerous driving when he appeared at Letterkenny District Court yesterday. The 21 year old had been spotted by Gardai driving his twin brother Shane on June 22nd last between the villages of Ramelton and Milford.Gardai revealed how Shane’s entire body including his legs were sticking out of the sunroof of the car while his head was inside.Peter Heaney appeared in court on a charge of dangerous driving.Even his solicitor Frank Dorrian described the manoeuvre as “ridiculous and bizarre behaviour.”“It was an extraordinary picture if you can imagine it,” admitted Mr Dorrian.However he said his client was the driver and it was his brother who had put him in jeopardy because of his behaviour on the night.The court heard that Heaney, of Carrownagonnagh, Milford, was due to start a new job – as a driver for an amusement arcade.Judge Paul Kelly said he was reducing the case from dangerous driving to careless driving in light of the act that Heaney had the promise of employment.He fined him €300 on the careless driving charge and warned him that he was “on a short lead.”MAN CAUGHT DRIVING HIS HANDSTAND BROTHER HAS CHARGE REDUCED – TO START NEW DRIVING JOB! was last modified: March 11th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:careless drivingdangerous drivingdonegalhandstandJudge Peter KellyletterkennyMilfordPeter Heaneylast_img read more

China Australia cosy up on Sydney Harbour

first_imgJian Wu, Michael Lee (Hainan Tourism) Lin Kuang, Yini (CNTO) Kevin (David Vuong Travel), Barbara (ALL Tours and Travel) David (Golden Globe International), Lucky (FirstClass Travel) Priza winner Lisa, Samantha (STA) Rebecca (FCm Travel Solutions), Rachael, Tara (Flight Centre)center_img Source = e-Travel Blackboard: M.H Jeff (dial-a-holiday), David (David Vuong Travel) The budding ‘love-affair’ between Australia and China took to the waters of Sydney Harbour this week, as tourism authorities from the two countries met on Sydney Showboat for the 2011 China Tourism Night.  The event, organised by the China National Tourism Administration (CNTA) and attended by some 300 industry representatives, was a reflection of the close ties the countries have forged in recent years, with Australia now the 2nd largest source market of long-haul visitors to China, and China the largest source of visitors into Australia.Following on from the inaugural China – Australia Tourism Summit held a fortnight ago in Cairns, the event underlined the commitment the two nations have in continuing their close bilateral tourism ties.“China and Australia are inextricably linked through our strong economic ties,” tourism projects manager for the Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism Grant Keys said.After welcoming guests in fluent Mandarin, Mr Keys went on to praise the remarkable diversity of a country he had spent four years in.  Preceding the major prize draws, which included generous flight and accommodation packages to China, were brief presentations by Beijing and Hainan tourism, as well as performances by a traditional Chinese musical ensemble.Expect this affair to last. Grant Keys talks up China (in Mandarin)last_img read more

On the other hand Supt Jonathan Abella of the La

first_imgOn the other hand, Supt. Jonathan Abella of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office said more personnel are deployed in different resorts where tourists are expected to flock during the holidays.MORE STORIESnewsinfo‘Aquaman’ Jason Momoa visits protesters blocking new Hawaii telescopenewsinfoCourt: Non-native Guam residents can vote on status with USnewsinfoAngkas says sorry for tweet likening service to sexMORE STORIESnewsinfo‘Aquaman’ Jason Momoa visits protesters blocking new Hawaii telescopenewsinfoCourt: Non-native Guam residents can vote on status with USnewsinfoAngkas says sorry for tweet likening service to sexIn Cebu Province, more personnel have been set out to patrol towns where there are malls like Consolacion, Talisay City, Minglanilla, and Naga City, said Supt. Renato Malazarte. /CORRESPONDENTS CHITO O. ARAGON AND MICHELLE JOY L, PADAYHAGRead Next What’s new in town: Eggplant parmigiana deep-dish pizza, tofu ‘kakigori,’ ‘kamias’-date sticky toffee pudding He reminds the public to be vigilant including those who take PUJs as these criminals may also victimize passengers.These unscrupulous individuals also prefer to operate in crowded areas.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spikeIn Cebu City, more police personnel will be deployed in streets, markets, business establishments and areas where nightly activities are held like in Colon and Fuente Osmeña.In Mandaue City, Supt. Henry Biñas, Deputy City Director for Administration, said they have established checkpoints and an integrated patrol system. Carpio gets nominated as CJ for 4th time LATEST STORIES Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. PBA: Rain or Shine overcomes San Miguel, McCullough’s 51 to avert sweep An adobo upgrade: Add rosemary View commentscenter_img Pagasa: Rain expected as LPA enters PAR Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspension IN anticipation of increased incidence of crimes against property during the holidays, the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) has strengthened police visibility.Supt. Pablo Labra II, head of the Police Regional Intelligence Division revealed that they are monitoring three groups of snatchers from Ormoc City and Cagayan De Oro that arrived in Cebu and are staying in pension houses in Mandaue City.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ SMC bags Bulacan airport project PM Boris Johnson visits Belfast as Brexit woes hurt UK economylast_img read more