A motorist who triggered a speed camera and then called police to falsely report his rear numberplate had been stolen, is due to be sentenced today.

Mohammed Hussain admitted at Oxford Crown Court last month to perverting the course of justice and speeding.

The 25-year-old, of Banbury Court, Abingdon, was snapped exceeding the 30mph speed limit in Banbury Road, North Oxford, on April 6.