A MONKTON man who got behind the wheel of his car while over the drug-drive limit has been banned from driving for three years.

Appearing at Haverfordwest magistrates on November 24, Christopher Andrew Tindale, of Long Mains, admitted driving a Seat Leon on St Issels Avenue, Haverfordwest, while over the cannabis limit on May 8.

Tindale, aged 38, was banned for 36 months, and a community order was imposed, with 140 hours of unpaid work.

He was ordered to pay costs of £85 and victim surcharge of £95.