A DRUNK motorist who was caught behind the wheel of a stolen car has been handed a community order.

Jake Nolan, of Abbott Road, Didcot, admitted driving the black Ford Focus on Ardington Road, Wantage, on March 7.

The 24-year-old had 233 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood, well over the legal limit of 80mlg.

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He also pleaded guilty to driving a vehicle otherwise than in accordance with a licence.

Nolan's community order includes 180 hours of unpaid work in the next 12 months, while he was also banned from driving for two years and must pay £400 in compensation.