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Brands Hatch gatecrasher Jack Cottle from Wadhurst charged with causing public nuiscance

19 August 2014
by James Walker

A man who gatecrashed Brands Hatch in the middle of a race has been charged with causing a public nuisance. 

Jack Cottle, 21, entered the race track while driving his girlfriend's silver Volkswagen Polo on Sunday, June 15.

He will appear at Sevenoaks Magistrates' Court on Monday, September 22. 

Driver Jack Cottle was arrested after driving onto Brands Hatch race track

Driver Jack Cottle was arrested after driving onto Brands Hatch race track

Cottle, of Durgates in Wadhurst, was arrested after allegedly bypassing security to get onto the track during a four-hour Beetle race.

The white VW Polo gate-crashed the race at Brands Hatch

The white VW Polo gate-crashed the race at Brands Hatch

The former Formula 1 Grand Prix circuit, in Fawkham, hosted the Volkswagen Fun Cup race.

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