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  1. Scientists search for life on 'lost land' under Irish SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 25 | Newsday

    A scientist from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David is part of a team aiming to solve one of the oldest mysteries in Welsh history. If there was any human life at all on any land it would have been deluged under the water from melting glaciers 18,000 years ago.


  2. Wales v England and how class divides really have shaped the game either side of the borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | IcNetwork

    The 'class element' isn't just part of the rivalry between fans of Wales and England - it shaped the game itself on either side of the border Working class hero: Llanelli RFC captain Delme Thomas is carried off the Stradey Park pitch after Llanelli beat the All Blacks in 1972 "Most players that I grew up with were working class boys. On the Lions tours I went on, all the Welsh players were from working class backgrounds, while the English boys were more middle class."


  3. Blue bag deliveries continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | South Wales Guardian

    The decision to deliver blue bags to each household was made following resident feedback - people asked for blue bags to be more accessible to help them recycle more. Anyone who has not received a delivery by the end of February is asked to contact the council's customer services - people are advised not to worry if some households in their area, or friends and family, have already received their supply.


  4. Stuck motorists rescued after flooding in mid, west and south WaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Newsday

    The driver of a transit van was stuck in waist-high flowing water at Talsarn, near Lampeter, at about 21:30 GMT A woman could not got out of her vehicle because of flood water in Llandovery at about 19:.15. Crews helped the council find a blocked culvert.


  5. Houses plan at former Lampeter primary school siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | BBC News

    Plans to demolish a former primary school and build 21 affordable houses and flats on the site are to be considered by Ceredigion council. The old Ysgol Gynradd Ffynnonbedr in Lampeter closed when a new school was built on a site next to the town's comprehensive in 2007.


  6. Sleeman to Become Partner at T2 Tech GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | PRWeb

    Leigh Sleeman who currently serves as a Senior Program Manager will assume the position of Partner at T2 Tech Group. I am honored and excited to be a part of this leadership team.


  7. Bible storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | BBC News

    The invaders - a force made up 600 elite French troops backed by 800 Irish irregulars and conscripted French royalists - landed on the nearby shore in 1797 and immediately began pillaging local properties. Cold and hungry, the soldiers smashed up pews in St Gwyndaf's for a fire and tore pages out of a nearby bible with which to light it.


  8. The winter that Wales frozeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Another cold snap is forecast with snow possible - but it would have to be severe to match the last significant freeze in Wales Schools and airports closed, the M4 was restricted to 30mph and rubbish piled up on pavements because it couldn't be collected. The last time Wales went through a "big freeze" was 2010.


  9. Remembrance Sunday: Wales pays tribute to fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | BBC News

    Detachments from the Armed Forces will march to the Welsh National War Memorial at Alexandra Gardens, Cathays Park, before a service at 11:00 GMT. Cardiff council leader Huw Thomas said it was an opportunity for the nation to "pay its respect to all those who fought and died" in conflicts.


  10. Firefighters tackle fire at children's nursery in West WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | IcNetwork

    A fire broke out shortly after 11.30pm on Wednesday at a two-storey property near Lampeter, which is used as a nursery called Meithrinfa Y Dyfodol. A spokeswoman for Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service said: "We were called to reports of a fire at a property in Cellan, outside Lampeter, at 11.42pm on Wednesday.


  11. Firefighters battle overnight fire at Ceredigion nurseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | BBC News

    An investigation into the cause of late-night blaze at a nursery school in Ceredigion is to be held on Thursday. Mid and West Fire and Rescue Service were called to the fire at Y Dyfodol Cyf in Cellan, near Lampeter, at about 23:40 BST on Wednesday.


  12. FOOTBALL: Lampeter move clear - " Emlyn in cup winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Tivyside Advertiser

    With joint leaders Newcastle Emlyn engaged in the Cwpan Coffa Dai Dynamo Davies competition Lampeter Town took advantage in springing a hard-earned 1-0 away win over fast-improving Cardigan Town and moved three points clear at the summit in Division One of the Costcutter League . The advantage could be stretched to six points this Saturday when lowly Cilgerran Rovers visit North Road and Emlyn take part in round one of the J Emrys Morgan Cup.


  13. Emlyn prepare for clash with LampeterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Tivyside Advertiser

    Newcastle Emlyn and Lampeter Town continue at the head of affairs in Division One of the Costcutter League after wins over Felinfach and Ffostrasol respectively as the rivals prepare to go head-to-head at Parc Emlyn this Saturday. Lurking behind the front-runners are champions Llandysul who bounced back from a narrow defeat at Cardigan with a hard-earned 5-3 win over visitors St Dogmaels.


  14. BOWLS: Cardigan aim for hat-trickRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Tivyside Advertiser

    Excitement is mounting at Cardigan and Lampeter bowling clubs in the lead-up to tomorrow's Ceredigion League Division One championship deciding games. Going into the final shootout the Cardis are three points clear of the mid-county bowlers as they prepare to take on Queen's Road at the Gwbert Road green while Lampeter host Tregaron.


  15. Welsh-speaking woman told to stop speaking 'foreign muck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Mother is shocked when a stranger tells her to stop speaking 'foreign muck' to her child - but she was actually speaking in WELSH Elin Jones, 32, a town councillor who lives in Lampeter, Ceredigion, was shopping with her daughter when a stranger approached her about speaking 'foreign muck'. The mother had actually been speaking in Welsh, which is her native tongue - and to make matters worse, she was also shopping in Wales when the confrontation happened.


  16. Plaid Cymru's Ben Lake was elected in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Days after Mrs May made that announcement, Plaid Cymru selected the unknown 24-year-old as their candidate in Ceredigion. It may have been one of few gambles that paid off in the election of 2017, as he secured the seat.


  17. New MP finds his way around House of Commons - a few years after he went there on school tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Plaid Cymru's youngest ever MP has been reflecting on a "hectic" first week in parliament - one which saw him enter the House of Commons for the first time since he visited the Palace of Westminster on a school trip. Ben Lake, 24, was elected to represent Ceredigion after a dramatic night of vote-counting in Aberaeron earlier this month.


  18. Future for Welsh river 'very grim' after latest pollution incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | IcNetwork

    The future of a Welsh river is looking "very grim" after it was hit by a second serious pollution incident within the space of seven months. Following on from last December's spill in the Tregaron area of Ceredigion - which itself was described as "catastrophic" by a conservation charity - more pollution has now seeped into the River Teifi following a new and separate incident.


  19. He took the Ceredigion seat from Liberal Democrat MP Mark Williams after a number of recountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Ben Lake is originally from Lampeter. He is a Welsh speaker who is single and doesn't have children. At the start of the campaign he was employed in the National Assembly.


  20. Bus link connecting mid and west Wales with cities under threat - six months after being savedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | IcNetwork

    There are fears that people living in rural parts of Wales could be cut off from the rest of the country A bus service that connects mid and west Wales with Swansea and Cardiff is under threat, only six months after it was saved. The T1C service, which runs six days a week from Aberystwyth to Cardiff, has been in operation since December, when the Welsh Government stepped in to help after the company that previously ran a service on that route - Lewis Coaches - went into administration.