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Search resumes for person in River Teifi

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Emergency services: At the scene in Cardigan (pic. The Herald)

THE SEARCH for a person who went missing in the River Teifi in Cardigan yesterday afternoon (Dec 4) has resumed this morning (Dec 5).

A person was reported to have entered the water by Cardigan Bridge and Dyfed-Powys Police, the Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service and Coastguard attended the scene.

The search was called off yesterday evening and resumed at 9am this morning.

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Taped off: The bridge over the river is surrounded by police tape (pic. The Herald)

A fire service spokesperson said: “Crews from Cardigan, Carmarthen, Milford Haven and Fishguard were sent to an area of Cardigan yesterday after reports of a person in the water.

“As well as the four appliances, we also sent two fire service boats to the scene, one from Carmarthen and one from Milford Haven.”

A Dyfed-Powys Police spokesperson said: “Dyfed-Powys Police are investigating and conducting local enquiries to verify the identity of the female, they are also in liaison with other Police Forces who have been asked to check their missing person reports.

“The Dyfed-Powys Police Marine Unit is also fully engaged in the search activity. Any person with information to assist with this enquiry is asked to contact Dyfed-Powys Police on 101.”

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Young boy approached by man in Aberystwyth

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policeDYFED-POWYS POLICE is investigating a suspicious incident following a report that a man approached a young boy at the Glanceulan Estate, Penrhyncoch, Aberystwyth on Saturday (Jan 14).

The incident occurred between 3pm and 3:45pm.

The boy was not hurt in any way and did not engage in conversation with the man. Officers attended the area immediately but the man was not located.

The man is described as being dressed in dark/black trainers, trousers and jacket and carrying a mobile phone.

Enquiries are continuing and police are carrying out extra patrols in the area.

PC Sarah Edwards said: “We’re carrying out enquiries to try to identify this man. I must emphasise that no one was hurt and that officers are doing everything we can to identify the person and to make sure the area remains safe.”

“Anyone with information is urged to call 101.”

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The winning ticket for the July 29 draw last year was bought in Carmarthenshire and the ticket had the winning UK Millionaire Maker code of BRR 888846.

If you have any old tickets lying around, check it as soon as possible – if it has that code on it, pick up the phone and claim your prize!

The deadline to claim the prize is next Wednesday, January 25.

Andy Carter, Senior Winners’ Advisor at The National Lottery said: “Time really is running out for the winner of this prize, but we are still hopeful that someone will come forward at the very last minute to claim the money.

“We’re urging everyone to check their old tickets one final time or look anywhere a missing EuroMillions ticket could be hiding.

“This life-changing prize could really help to make dreams become a reality for someone out there.”

If the prize isn’t claimed the funds will go to Lottery funded organisations around the UK.

To claim the prize call 0844 338 7551 or email help@national-lottery.co.uk

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Low unemployment figures for 18 – 24 year olds in Ceredigion

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The figures, which have been released by the Department for Work and Pensions, show that just 1.1% of persons aged 18 – 24 in Ceredigion are claiming job seekers’ allowance.

That figure translates to just 525 people, and is 1% below the whole of Wales.

Since 2010, this figure has seen a 42% reduction in Ceredigion and across Wales 39,000 more people are now in work.

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