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50 years later, Smokestack are back with debut album

16 October 2014
NEARLY 50 years since their first performance, Aberystwyth band, Smokestack, have completed their debut album — with songs inspired by their home town. The band formed in 1967, borne from...
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Man homeless after £15,000 blaze

16 October 2014
A BRYNCIR man says he is now homeless after his caravan and his belongings were destroyed in a suspected arson attack over the weekend. Fire experts are investigating what caused...
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Aber triumph at fortress Plascrug | Rugby

15 October 2014
ABERYSTWYTH RFC kept up their unbeaten home record as they notched up their third league victory when they entertained Penclawdd. The visitors from the Gower proved to be a very...
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Aber fly above Airbus | Football

15 October 2014
HIGH-FLYING Aberystwyth Town are back up to second place in the Welsh Premier League, and after leapfrogging above Airbus UK Broughton boss Ian Hughes is looking for his side to...
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Don't bottle it

15 October 2014
When ROY BAMFORD went to visit Ynyslas beach, he expected to be greeted with a spectacular sunset – not a pile of plastic bottles. As he set about cleaning up the beach, he found out more about the litterbugs…
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150 years of brass

15 October 2014
From travelling worldwide to competing in (and winning) many competitions and even performing for Queen Victoria, Oakeley Brass Band has an impressive 150-year history on show, as KATHRYN CUMMINGS found out…
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Dylan Thomas' novel gets finishing touches

15 October 2014
Poet’s unfinished work Adventures in the Skin Trade is completed and brought to the stage
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Duo plan to bowl over audience

15 October 2014
CRICKET broadcasting bastion Henry Blofeld is joined by former Test Match Special radio producer Peter Baxter, at Aberystwyth Arts Centre on Wednesday, 22 October (7.30pm). They promise a trip down...
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The Darkside of Pink Floyd

15 October 2014
Acclaimed Pink Floyd tribute band, Darkside, returns to Theatr Harlech for its fifth performance on 25 October, bringing with a show consisting of the very best of the Britain’s legendary...
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War journalism through sound

15 October 2014
BASED on the personal experiences of journalists, The Helen Chadwick Song Theatre presents War Correspondents, at Aberystwyth Arts Centre on Tuesday, 21 October (7.30pm). Critically-acclaimed composer Helen Chadwick and Olivier...
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