A HAMPSHIRE man has been given a court order for domestic violence.

Ryan Franklin Smith has been given a 28 day domestic violence protection order.

The 31-year-old of Fleming Avenue in North Baddesley must not communicate either directly or indirectly with his victim.

He must not use or threaten violence against her.

Furthermore, he must not intimidate, harass or pester the woman.

Smith is prohibited from entering Pine Close in North Baddesley.

The order was granted by Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court and lasts until 11.59pm on April 20.