A WOMAN tried to steal a bike from a Newbury community charity.
In the dock at Reading Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, January 4, was 37-year-old Anita Smith of Gaywood Drive, Newbury.
She admitted trying to steal a pedal cycle from the Newbury Community Resource Centre, the Bone Lane-based charity which runs the Community Furniture Project, on October 17 last year.
Magistrates fined Ms Smith £80.
In addition she was ordered to pay £85 costs plus a statutory victim services surcharge of £30.