Craig Bradley Taylor, 25, of Downland Avenue, Peacehaven, was convicted in his absence of fishing without a licence with an instrument other than a rod and line. He was fined £133 and ordered to pay a £20 victim surcharge and £175 costs.

Lucky Achieng Gibbs, 41, of Dorothy Avenue, Peacehaven, pleaded guilty to drink-driving. Given a 12-month conditional discharge. Ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge and £85 costs. Banned from driving for 12 months, reduced by 13 weeks if completes an approved driving course.