A HELSTON man has been fined £1,000 for drink driving whilst he was disqualified.

Thomas Stephen Paris, aged 27, of Park An Daras, admitted committing the offences in a Honda Civic in Foundry Road, Camborne, on February 15.

He had 91mcgs of alcohol in 100mls of breath. The legal limit is 35mcgs.

He also pleaded guilty to driving without insurance.

Paris was banned from the roads for 40 months and ordered to pay £100 victim surcharge and £85 costs.