Drunk rugby coach crashed his car while dressed as Rihanna 'then sped off
because he was embarrassed'
'Embarrassed':Glenn Stroud (right) had been at a Stars in Their Eyes fancy
dress party at a nearby rugby club and was still wearing a wig, dress and make
up (left) when he hit an oncoming car in Newport, Wales
But the other driver followed him and phoned the police, who found the 43
year old in his curly red wig, purple dress and make up at the wheel of his
Stroud was banned today from the roads for twenty months after admitting
drink driving. He was more than twice the legal drink drive limit when he
Crash: The 43 year old was twice the legal drink drive limit when Chandler Jones Jersey he crashed his Ford Ka
while dressed as pop star Rihanna (right). He was seen 'swerving all over the
road' before crashing into a Vauxhall Corsa
Stroud had been at the party at St Julians Authentic Danny Amendola Jersey
Rugby Club on 9 November,Newport Magistrates' Court heard.
After the party, hegot behind the wheel of his car with 86 milligrams of
alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. The limit is Authentic Dont'a Hightower Jersey
He was seen 'swerving all over the road' before he crashed into a Vauxhall
Corsa in the early hours of the morning on November 9.
No one was injured but damage was caused to both cars and Stroud tried to
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drive off from the scene.
Scene: Stroud was more than twice the legal drink drive limit when he
decided to drive home after the themed party at nearby St Julian's Rugby Club.
He crashed into another car on Caerleon Road, Newport, pictured
Ian George, defending, said: 'One of the reasons Stroud didn't stop
immediately was because of what he was wearing.'
Stroud, of Caerleon near Newport, admitted driving under the influence of
alcohol and failing to stop after a road Danny Amendola Patriots Jersey
The coach, who works for Newport City Council Chandler Jones Patriots Jersey
coaching rugby at local schools and formerly played for leading Welsh club side
Cross Keys, was also fined 668.