‘Ban the burka’ yob rapped by court

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A family-of-five was subjected to vile racism on the beach at Blackpool

Nicole Lloyd was among a group shouting “ban the Burka” and making other race-hate comments.

Your behaviour that day was despicable and you should be ashamed

District Judge, Margaret McCormack

Lloyd, 23, of Claremont Court, North Shore, denied three offences of racially aggravated threatening behaviour but was found guilty of the offences after a trial.

District Judge, Margaret McCormack, sitting at Blackpool Magistrates’ Court told her: “Your behaviour that day was despicable and you should be ashamed.”

Lloyd was sentenced to 20 weeks jail suspended for 12 months, ordered to do 150 hours unpaid work for the community, put on one year’s supervision and ordered to pay compensation totalling £300 to the victims plus £80 victims 
surcharge.