A CARMARTHENSHIRE man has been in court for illegal fishing in Lampeter.

Grant Quincey, 55, of Pencarreg, Carmarthenshire, admitted two charges relating to illegal fishing at Cardiff Magistrates Court on November 15.

He admitted one charge of fishing or taking fish otherwise than in accordance with a licence by means of a rod and line and one charge of unlawfully attempting to take fish in water which was private property.

Both charges related to incidents that happened on May 25 at Dolgwyn Mill, Lampeter.

He was fined a total of £120 and ordered to pay £48 surcharge and £127.30 costs.