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A FATHER who repeatedly stabbed a man with a machete was provoked by a gang of teenagers who had subjected him to racist abuse, a court heard on Thursday.

In an attempt to protect his heavily pregnant wife, Jaimon Thomas, 39, had asked the youths to stop riding around the estate in Wood Street Village, Guildford, on their quad bikes. But then he finally snapped one night and left his house to confront the gang. He wrestled a machete from one of them in the ensuing melee and gave chase, Guildford Crown Court was told.

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