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News on Ceredigion County, Wales continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

6 hrs 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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10 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Be inspired by nature and write all about it

The summer has been an exceptionally busy one at New Welsh Review, with the launch of our New Welsh Writing Awards and the People, Place & Planet, WWF Cymru Prize for writing on nature and the environment, with A 1,000 going to the winner.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, Part V

In July of 2004, Peter Bellwood, a landscape gardener from Colchester in Essex, England was arrested and later that year admitted in Swansea Crown Court that in 2000 he had stolen fifty maps from atlases in the Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion County, Wales.

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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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IcNetwork

Bank NatWest to close four branches in West Wales

Bank NatWest has announced that it is closing several branches across West Wales, blaming a drop in transactions and usage over recent years.

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Tivyside Advertiser

Drunk driver crashed mother's car

A Cardigan man was nearly four times the drink drive limit when he crashed his mother's car into a wall, a court has heard.

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Penarth Times

Penarth mum set to walk across Wales in one day in aid of charity

A PENARTH woman is set to tackle a mountainous 45mile cross country walk across Wales in one day in aid of charity.

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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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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daily Mail

UK's 'most successful male escort' Josh Brandon writes a guide to getting rich

Mother whose 11-mmonth-old baby girl died when she left her in a 90F car for hours will NOT be charged Driver, 39, faces 20 years in jail after admitting he deliberately crashed his rare Bugatti into a swamp to claim $2.2million insurance 'One man wanted to buy me for A 3 million, another tried to give me a New York penthouse.'

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IcNetwork

Best new music in Wales: An hour of brilliant new sounds straight from us to you

This week we introduce you to more of the best new music from Wales all packaged up in an hour of fantastic listening There's so much incredible music being made in Wales right now that we thought it remiss of us if we didn't let these wonderful sounds loose on your ears.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Tivyside Advertiser

A pharmacy in Aberaeron has become the first in Wales to gain recognition for its work with carers.

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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Tivyside Advertiser

Colony show bigger and broader

August is here and that can only mean its time for Colony 14 to roll into Cardigan.

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Tivyside Advertiser

Newcastle Emlyn

In around 1240 the 'New Castle in Emlyn' was built on the rocky promontory to the north and east of the plateau, taking advantage of the natural moat formed by the river, which surrounds the town and castle on three sides.

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Hillingdon Times

Uxbridge College Students Celebrate in 2014

Kirsty Jones, 18, picks up her results on A level day - she has better grades than she was expecting and is now going to Aberystwyth University to study Psychology Mohammed Zeeshan who achieved A grades in Maths, Further Maths, Biology and Chemistry.

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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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IcNetwork

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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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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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Salem News

Ruth Ann Colson

Ruth Ann Colson, of Madison, Wis., granddaughter of the late Ruth and J. Harold Brian of Salem, died on Aug. 16, 2014, at her home, from complications arising from a 12-year battle with a fatal lung-and-heart disease.

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