The Judge, Mr Philip Richards, said the fire was a "very irresponsible act" with "consequences that were devastating". He acknowledged that Mr Goulding has considerable learning difficulties which is why he took so long to accept responsibility.
Mr Goulding has been remanded in custody and will be sentenced tomorrow at 2pm at Newport Crown Court.
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A beautiful day today for all! A chilly start in places but it will warm up nicely with plenty of sunshine!
A clear and quiet night, with chilly temperatures in places and a possible grass frost too!