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  1. Body found as police search for woman missing in West WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The discovery comes just hours after Dyfed-Powys Police appealed for information, on Thursday, about missing 56-year-old Catherine Brooke. A spokeswoman for the force said: "Sadly we have found a female body, but formal ID has not taken place as yet."

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  2. Ceredigion two-day meet set for AberystwythRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    As the weekend draws nearer the British and Irish harness racing fraternity prepares for the eagerly anticipated Ceredigion 2 day meeting held just outside Aberystwyth, West Wales. The highly popular event has yet again attracted some of the best horses around with a grand total of 272 horses entered to compete in the 32 races held over the weekend.

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  3. Brains announces finalists in search for Wales' Real Welsh LegendsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The 10 finalists were nominated by their local communities and are now in the running to be crowned winners of Brains' Real Welsh Legends campaign The 10 finalists were nominated by their local communities and are now in the running to be crowned winners of Brains' Real Welsh Legends campaign to find characters and heroes from Welsh towns, villages and pubs, which launched in March this year. The shortlist includes John Parsons, a Cardiff local reigning as the Birchgrove's pub quizmaster for 26 years, Andrew McManamon, Milford Haven's answer to David Copperfield, Keith Lewis, a Barry dragon collector, and Captain Beany, a baked bean superhero from Port Talbot.

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  4. 'Debate possible' on council mapRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BBC News

    The minister behind a shake-up of local councils has said he is open to a "serious debate" about the merger map. The public services minister also accused some leaders of failing to adopt money-saving ideas from others as they wanted to "protect empires".

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  5. Young Herefordshire artist collects art prize in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ledbury Reporter

    Holly Brookes, 21, was selected to display her work - 'Storm Damage' - at the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation's Wildlife Artist of the Year exhibition at London's Mall Galleries. The inspiration for her piece came when walking along the beaches in Aberystwyth and came across birds washed up and tangled in netting after a set of bad storms.

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  6. Man pleads guilty to drink drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tivyside Advertiser

    Roy Thomas, aged 56, of Heol y Felin, Penparc, Cardigan, pleaded guilty to driving while double the legal alcohol limit, when he appeared before Aberystwyth magistrates on Wednesday morning.

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  7. Lib Dems says Council restructure is a 'slap in the face' for staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tivyside Advertiser

    Ceredigion Lib Dems say that the Council hiring a new Deputy Chief Executive is a 'slap in the face' for its council staff. In a Council meeting on Tuesday, June 23, members agreed to make efficiency savings by restructuring the Council's Senior Management.

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  8. 100 years on: The West Walian writer who hurled insults at the Welsh...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    When Caradoc Evans' collection of short stories My People was published a century ago it caused a fury that has echoed down the decades in literary circles. Experts say he satirised chapel culture in the early 20th century with relentless savagery in the stories set in an imaginary west Wales community, based on his native Rhydlewis, in Ceredigion.

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  9. Council 'not helping' home probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Ceredigion council has failed to co-operate with an investigation into the closure of a Llandysul residential home, a union has claimed. Unison said the council had failed to provide answers for social care expert Tony Garthwaite, heading the investigation, and that he was not able to complete his report.

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  10. VIDEO: War photographer's archive homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    The daughters of renowned Welsh photographer Philip Jones Griffiths say they're "extremely satisfied" that his archive will be permanently housed at the National Library of Wales. Griffiths' iconic images of the Vietman War have gone on display in Aberystwyth, after years of wrangling over a long-term home for his work.

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  11. Archive for war photographer's workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    The daughters of renowned Welsh photographer Philip Jones Griffiths say they are "extremely satisfied" that his archive will be permanently housed at the National Library of Wales. Griffiths' iconic images of the Vietman War have gone on display in Aberystwyth, after years of wrangling over a long-term home for his work.

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  12. Summer holidays Wales 2015: 31 free things to do with the kids during the (very) long breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    With the summer holidays just around the corner we have come up with family fun ideas to fill the school summer holidays With the summer holidays just around the corner, mums and dads face a real challenge to keep the kids entertained. Thankfully help is at hand courtesy of WalesOnline and our list of ways to keep the children happy on a budget.

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  13. New veterinary centre will boost farm servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    Official opening of Wales Veterinary Science Centre; L to R Professor April McMahon, Vice-Chancellor Aberystwyth University, Professor Christianne Glossop, Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales, Welsh Government Deputy Minister for Farming and Food Rebecca Evans AM, and Mr Phil Thomas, Director, Iechyd Da A Wales Veterinary Science Centre that opened at Aberystwyth in Mid Wales yesterday will broaden the range of services available to Welsh farmers. Located on the site of the former Animal and Plant Health Agency's Veterinary Investigation Centre, the science centre has been established by Iechyd Da, a consortium of independent veterinary practices based in Wales, together with Welsh Lamb and Beef Producers Ltd and Aberystwyth University.

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  14. Calls for care home closure report to be completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tivyside Advertiser

    UNION bosses are calling for a promised independent report about a closed residential care home to be completed as promised. Awel Deg Residential Home in Llandysul shut abruptly in February 2014 with the loss of 40 jobs, and an independent report for an investigation was commissioned.

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  15. The Guildhall hosts concert to raise money for bursaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tivyside Advertiser

    A concert is being held to raise money to go towards a bursary for a young, local musician to attend a unique music course at Rhosygilwen . The bursary is in memory of Lesley Robinia, who was a member of the Teifi Chamber Orchestra.

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  16. South Wales Echo letters: Tuesday, June 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    My jaw dropped on reading your correspondent Michael Michael's letter to the Echo defending Cardiff Council's "plans" for the central bus station; and attacking Anne Greagsby's entirely reasonable questions posed about the suitability of the plans. It is the last refuge of those who have lost the argument to play the man not the ball ; and Michael's letter clearly has nothing to say about the issue at hand - securing a proper bus station for Cardiff.

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  17. Four arrested for suspected illegal waste activity in AberaeronRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tivyside Advertiser

    They arrested and bought into custody four people, these include three men, aged 74, 57 and 40, and with one woman, aged 65. The operation has been supported by officers from Dyfed Powys Police, Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, the Health and Safety Executive and Ceredigion County Council . Lyn Richards, Environmental Crime Team Leader, from NRW said: "Those acting illegally can undercut and undermine legitimate businesses, so if we are concerned that someone is not playing by the rules, we will investigate and take action.

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  18. Three young disabled athletes from Ceredigion win big at championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tivyside Advertiser

    The 10 Junior Academy athletes, supported by General Dynamics UK, came back with a shed load of medals, 23 Gold, five Silver and one Bronze. Additionally Megan Ashman, from Cardigan Primary School, picked up the Outstanding Female Award, after her gold winning performances in 100m, shot and discus.

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  19. Crunch for LlandysulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tivyside Advertiser

    HAVING gone up through the divisions in a relatively short period of time, Llandysul are faced with a fight for survival after promotion last season to Division One of the South Wales Cricket Association. Relegation in the top flight is developing into a scrap between bottom of the pile Llangennech, Swansea Civil Service and third from bottom Llandysul with the bottom two going down.

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  20. New Wales veterinary science centre opens at AberystwythRead the original story

    Monday | FarmingUK

    The new Wales Veterinary Science Centre was officially launched by Welsh Government Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans today, 29 June. Located on the site of the former Animal and Plant Health Agency's Veterinary Investigation Centre, the Wales Veterinary Science Centre has been established by Iechyd Da, a consortium of independent veterinary practices based in Wales together with Welsh Lamb and Beef Producers Ltd, and Aberystwyth University.

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