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Sky's Georgie on drink-drive charge

Published 25/08/2011

Georgie Thompson
Georgie Thompson

Sky Sports presenter Georgie Thompson is to face magistrates after being charged with drink-driving, a court official has confirmed.

The 33-year-old was pulled over by police at the weekend.

Georgie, who is the former partner of ITV presenter Declan Donnelly, was reportedly driving her Porsche sports car in Chelsea, west London, when she was stopped and breathalysed by officers.

She will appear at West London Magistrates' Court at 10am on September 8, an official confirmed.

Georgie is the anchor on Sky Sports News's flagship programmes Afternoon Report and Evening Update.

She is also a regular panellist alongside Freddie Flintoff, Jamie Redknapp and John Bishop on Sky 1's A League Of Their Own, presented by James Corden.

A spokeswoman for Georgie said: "We can confirm she was pulled over for being over the limit at the weekend."

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