A LLANBADARN Fawr man who drove the wrong way up a one way street in Aberystwyth has been fined by magistrates.

Llanelli Magistrates’ Court heard on 15 November that Andrew Taravella, of 2 Brynglas Road, was driving a Fiat 500 in Aberystwyth on 14 April this year.

The court heard that the 60-year-old “ignored a no entry sign” onto Vulcan Street and drove the wrong way down the one way street.

Taravella was fined £116 by magistrates.

Magistrates also endorsed his driving licence with three penalty points.

Taravella must also pay costs to the Crown Prosecution Service of £110 as well as a surcharge to fund victim services of £46.