A TEENAGE boy from Verwood was caught behind the wheel of a Vauxhall Zafira without L-plates or supervision, a court heard last week.

The 16-year-old, who cannot be named, has admitted two offences after he was snared driving in Ringwood Road, Verwood on September 13 last year.

The youngster appeared at the youth court in Poole to admit driving without a valid licence or insurance.

The court heard the car wasn't displaying L-plates and the teenager was unsupervised at the time.

He was fined £50 and ordered to pay a £21 surcharge. In addition, his driving record was endorsed with six points