A DRIVER stopped for speeding was found in possession of cannabis and had no insurance.

Cumbria Police discovered the driver was disqualified from driving after they stopped the car for speeding on the M6 Penrith on Monday.

A police spokesperson commented on Twitter: "Driver stopped after speeding on M6 Penrith, found to be disqualified, had no insurance, possession of cannabis and driving whilst over the specified limit of cannabis."

Police seized the car.