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10 min ago | Tivyside Advertiser

NatWest decision is 'a betrayal of rural areas'

It was announced this week that the bank, part of RBS Group which is largely state-owned, will close several branches in Wales, including New Quay and Llandysul in Ceredigion, and Llanybydder on the Carmarthenshire border.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Tivyside Advertiser

Ambulance response times continue to slide

Local AM Elin Jones has reacted with concern to news that ambulance response times continue to worsen, with Ceredigion's figures again among the worst in Wales.

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Newsday

AUDIO: Puffins 'Frankie Howerd of bird world'

A study by the National Trust suggest seabirds around the UK coastline are being hit by a "triple whammy" of extreme weather, predators, such as foxes, rats and non-native mink, and disturbance by human walkers and their dogs.

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Related Topix: Weather, Ceredigion County, Wales, United Kingdom

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Tivyside Advertiser

Pharmacy awarded for investing in carers

The photograph shows Mrs Rees presenting the IiC certificate to Rory McConnell, Pharmacist at Boots, Aberaeron and Pat Smithers who is Carers Lead for the store Mrs Bernadine Rees OBE, Chair of Hywel Dda University Health Board presented staff from Boots the Chemist with their Investors in Carers Certificate.

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Tivyside Advertiser

Estyn confirms Coleg Ceredigion is 'Top of the Class!'

Following its Annual Performance Review by Estyn, Coleg Ceredigion is delighted to announce that it is the best college in Wales for short course success rates and in the top quarter of all colleges in Wales for all its full time course results! Estyn states in its report that: "the college has achieved an upward trend on these long courses for all ... (more)

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

SCAtoday.net

Location of Llanllyr nunnery discovered in Wales

Sometime in the late 12th century, Rhys ap Gruffudd founded a daughter house to the convent of Strata Florida in the Aeron Valley of wales.

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Big 'panther-like' cat spotted in Ceredigion

Local resident Jane Bowling was walking her Labrador in the Gilwen valley when she spotted the animal, which she claims was twice as big as her pet.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

South Wales Argus

CROWDS gathered for the NATO host city celebrations in Newport today ahead of next months summit.

Hundreds of spectators watched the Household Cavalry band as they marched through the city centre to Westgate Square this morning.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Tivyside Advertiser

AM urges resolution of a Village Greena application

Following the news of the rejection of yet another application to build flats and houses on the playing field near Maesglas and Y Rhos in Cardigan, Ceredigion's Plaid Cymru AM Elin Jones has again met the local action group who have campaigned to save the field, and is urging Ceredigion Council to consider the application to preserve the field as a ... (more)

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

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Campaigners fear for future of Welsh language in council

Welsh language campaigners are concerned that Ceredigion County Council may look at cutting its bilingual services as it faces having to make savings of A 11m next year.

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Betsi Cadwaladr cancer treatment delays are worst in Wales

Health chiefs in North Wales said staff were fully committed to improve a 'disappointing' performance against target to treat urgent cases of cancer.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Daily Mail

Aberystwyth pays A 150,000 for BBC police drama to be filmed there

Seaside town pays 150,000 for BBC police drama to be filmed there - while cutting crime-fighting CCTV budget by the same amount A cash-strapped council has fronted 150,000 for a BBC police drama to be filmed in the town after making cuts in the budget for CCTV.

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Tivyside Advertiser

Farmers make case for support for innovation

Ceredigion's Plaid Cymru AM Elin Jones has called on the Welsh Government to support innovation in farming following productive meetings between the Minister, the local AM and NFU representatives at Cardigan Show.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

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Politicians urge village green status for Maesglas

Local politicians have welcomed the appeal decision on Maesglas play area in Cardigan - but have stressed that village green status must be secured.

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IcNetwork

It was too good to last....summer's all but over and will only...

The above average maximum temperatures we enjoyed in June and July won't be making a comeback in what's left of August Holidaymakers enduring cold rain and blustery winds on the promenade at Aberystwyth Wales UK on the late May Bank Holiday Monday last year Wales' second successive summer of beautiful sunshine has come to an abrupt end with no ... (more)

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Tivyside Advertiser

MP praises Cardigan River and Food Festival

Ceredigion MP, Mark Williams has praised this year's Cardigan River and Food Festival as an increasingly iconic event and excellent showcase of the local food sector.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Newsday

AUDIO: Repaired shelter '30% original'

Putting a new shelter on seafront at Aberystwyth would have been cheaper than repairing the grade II-listed structure but would not have complied with heritage regulations, says a councillor.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

IcNorthWales

Live: North Wales Live Blog

The Daily Post's live breaking news blog brings you regular updates, pictures, video, tweets and comments covering the latest North Wales traffic, travel, weather, crime and council news.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Tivyside Advertiser

Councillors back young family's home plea

Keeping a local Welsh family living in Cardigan is more important than any Assembly planning guidelines, according to local councillors.

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Tivyside Advertiser

Top Universities the next stage for Coleg Ceredigiona s stars

Students at Coleg Ceredigion have once again shown how dedication and hard work pays off with many achieving the A level results they required.

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