A BARNSLEY man has been fined for failing to clean up the rear garden of his home.

Jack Kimberley, 22, of Co-operative Street, Goldthorpe, was given a warning asking him to clear his garden within 14 days following complaints from residents.

But he ignored requests to tidy up and the case ended up at Magistrate's Court. 

He was fined £400, plus £120 costs, plus £40 victim surcharge, plus £150 criminal court charge, totalling £710.