FAILING to insure a vehicle has cost a Felindre Farchog man £811.

Mark William Jones, 48, was caught driving a Land Rover Discovery without third-party insurance cover on the B4582 Glanrhyd to Nevern road near Moylegrove on March 2.

Jones was not present during the hearing at Llanelli magistrates' court on Wednesday, June 17, after the case was found proved using the single justice procedure.

He was fined £660 and six penalty points were added to his licence.

Jones was also ordered to pay £85 costs and a £66 surcharge.