A WOMAN from Cirencester has been charged with driving while more than three times the alcohol limit.

Karen Groome, aged 58, of Parkland Square, Cirencester, is alleged to have been driving a Suzuki in Ashton Road, Siddington having consumed 107 micrograms of alcohol per 100 millilitres of breath on Sunday, October 22.

The legal limit is 35 micrograms per 100 millilitres of breath.

Groome pleaded not guilty to the offence at Cheltenham Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, November 7.

She has been released on bail until a hearing at the same court on Friday, December 1.