A FISHGUARD motorist was recorded driving a Peugeot 206 along a dual carriageway in Carmarthenshire at a speed of 106 mph, magistrates in Llanelli were told.

Douglas Gary Howells, aged 54, of Garnlas, pleaded guilty to the offence which was said to have been clocked by laser on the A40 adjacent to Nantyci Showground on January 15.

The defendant was fined £145 and ordered to pay a victims’ surcharge of £34 along with £90 costs. His licence was endorsed with six penalty points.