Discounted fine for local pensioner after admitting to road offence By Reporter July 16 2018, 5.21am Updated: September 23 2021, 9.45am [[title]] [[text]] An error occurred. Please try again. [[success]] Email address Sign up A Tayside pensioner who drove without insurance has been banned from driving for 12 months. George Forbes, of Airfield Sawmill, Errol, admitted driving on Cardean Street on March 15 without insurance for his vehicle. The 79-year-old’s licence was endorsed with six penalty points and he was disqualified for a year and fined £400. Forbes was told his fine would have been £575 but it had been discounted because of his early plea. Already a subscriber? Sign in [[title]] [[text]] Close This article originally appeared on the Evening Telegraph website. For more information, read about our new combined website.