A MACHYNLLETH man has banned handed a year-long ban after appearing in court to admit drug driving.

David Mottershead, of 3 Tan y Bryn, appeared before Aberystwyth Magistrates’ Court to admit driving with cannabis in his system on the A487 at Blaenplwyf on 30 March this year.

The 42-year-old was disqualified for 12 months and fined £80.

He must also pay £85 costs.