A TRACTOR driving caught using his mobile phone has been fined and had penalty points put on his licence.

Bryn Thomas James, of Rhoshill, Cardigan, was driving a Claas tractor on the A477 at Sentry Cross, Milford Haven, on July 15 at 8.37pm while using a hand-held mobile phone.

Magistrates at Llanelli Magistrates’ Court found the case proved under the single justice system and fined the 22-year-old £220, along with £85 costs and a £32 victim surcharge. Six points were also added to his licence.