A SEX offender has been sentenced after he was convicted of assaulting a woman at a hospital.

Thomas George Talbot, 33, from Barry, was made the subject of a three-year community order following the attack at University Hospital Llandough.

At Cardiff Magistrates’ Court, the defendant, of Osprey Court, was ordered to attend 34 sessions of a sexual offending behaviour programme.

Talbot must also complete a 60-day rehabilitation activity requirement and observe a 12-week curfew between 8pm and 6am.

The sexual assault was committed on May 2, 2020.

The defendant has to register as sex offender for the next five years and pay £180 in costs and a surcharge.