A WOMAN was fined more than £1,700 for breaching coronavirus lockdown regulations.

Lauren Williams, 28, of Glan Yr Afon, Rhymney, Caerphilly, had "gathered" indoors with someone who was not a member of her household or a carer.

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Newport Magistrates’ Court heard the offence took place in the Ty Coch area of Rhymney on October 4, 2020.

Williams was ordered to pay £1,760 in a fine, a £176 victim surcharge and £85 costs.

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The total amount of £2,021 must be paid by May 6.