3:07pm Thursday 18th September 2014
After a gruelling 8 miles, Newport Juniors Longboat Sea Rowing Team finished The Dinas Head Challenge in a record breaking time of 1 hour 4 minutes. In the process they raised £1,568.10 for The Wales Air Ambulance Service.
10:44am Wednesday 17th September 2014
2:00pm Monday 15th September 2014
Cardigan Golf Club Seniors Captain, John Hagan, took his Seniors Section to Ross-on-Wye for their Annual Seniors Tour recently. They enjoyed three excellent courses in beautiful sunny conditions. The winner of the Simpkin Salver was Alan Tomkins who played very consistently throughout.
9:35am Monday 15th September 2014
9:28am Monday 15th September 2014
The Cardigan Town and St Dogmaels bandwagons continued rolling as the Magpies completed a nap hand of victories when emerging impressive 5-1 winners at Lampeter and Saints got out of trouble to maintain their one hundred per cent record with a 3-1 win over visitors Crannog.
9:27am Monday 15th September 2014
12:07pm Monday 8th September 2014
9:46am Monday 8th September 2014
9:36am Monday 8th September 2014
Crymych and Newcastle Emlyn roared into the new season with away wins over Carmarthen Athletic and Gorseinon respectively in Division One West but Cardigan couldn’t complete a local hat-trick of triumphs as they were thrashed at Aberystwyth in Division Two West.
9:34am Monday 8th September 2014
9:24am Monday 8th September 2014
There were those who felt Division One leaders St Dogmaels could face a tough task at Lampeter’s North Road but Saints continued on the straight and narrow with a 2-0 win to lead on goal difference from neighbours Cardigan Town who sprang a 1-0 win over New Quay at King George V Playing Field.
10:01am Friday 5th September 2014
A strong performance was given by Junior members of Poppit Sands SLSC who recently travelled to Exmouth, Devon to compete in The Britisn Surf lifesaving Championships. It was the most succesfull in years. Morgan Davies came in second and received a silver medal in the under 15s Surf Ski race, Morgan Davies and Alfie Bodenham also had silver in the u17s Double Surf Ski race. Lowri Davies and Menna Phillips came in third and had a bronze for their Double Surf Ski U15s race. The Taplin race cosists of a lap each of three different elements being swim, board and ski and both the boys team of Alfie Bodenham Morgan Davies and Dafydd Nicholls and girls team Bethan Phillips, Menna Phillips and Lowri Davies came in a stong third in the U17s age groups. Elin Nicholls also competed in the u13s Flags, Sprint and Ocean Lady. Well done to the team and their coach Peter Bodenham who was not available for the picture.
9:52am Friday 5th September 2014
9:24am Friday 5th September 2014
2:09pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014
Newcastle Emlyn Rugby Football Club President, Cllr. Hazel Evans and club captain Gethin Greves, along with officers, team management, players and sponsors at the annual kit presentation evening. The playing kit this season will have the same design and sponsors for all three senior sides. Einsley Harries of E.H.Factors is the main sponsor along with BTG Ffostrasol, JDS Machinery, Perianwaith GM Engineering, Highway Garage, Melingoed Ltd., Cerbydau Cenarth, and Moduron John Jones Motors who are also sponsoring touchline coats for the team management.
10:21am Wednesday 3rd September 2014
9:51am Monday 1st September 2014
9:45am Monday 1st September 2014
9:43am Monday 1st September 2014
Junior Tivyside Pony Club members attended the last rally of 2014 at Penparc on Friday. The fun rally included gymkhana games, Chase me Charlie, a bbq and a treasure hunt. The Family show will be held this Sunday and the autumn rallies will commence end of the month. New members welcome.
4:53pm Sunday 31st August 2014
Boasting one hundred per cent records Cardigan Town and St Dogmaels are joint leaders on points after three games while champions Newcastle Emlyn who were engaged in the Welsh Cup on Saturday, have maximum points from two outings and Lampeter Town lost for the first time in going down at New Quay.
6:14pm Saturday 30th August 2014
Some of this year's Cardigan RFC Under 16's receiving their new kit from Mr Keith Davies, Butcher, Cardigan who, along with Mrs Pat Williams, Brynglas and Mr Arthur Morgan of Mwnt, have kindly sponsored the kit. The team are pictured with their coaches for the season - Mr Dai 'Trebared' Phillips and Mr Anthony Studley. If there are any players interested in joining the team training is every Thursday @ Maes Radley between 7 and 8 pm. For any further details please contact Team Manager Annette Morgan on 01239 615085.
5:59pm Saturday 30th August 2014
11:19am Friday 29th August 2014
3:47pm Thursday 28th August 2014
3:17pm Thursday 28th August 2014
11:47am Wednesday 27th August 2014
Cardigan Golf Club had a busy bank holiday weekend with 3 competitions held together with a very successful barbecue on Saturday evening enjoyed by over 200 members and guests. On Saturday, the Millennium Mixed Trophy was won by Peter and Nicola Ward with 45 stableford points. In second place was Keith and Yvonne Phillips with 42 points. On Sunday, the Eivryn James Challenge Bowl attracted an excellent entry of 61. The winner of this medal competition was Ifan Jones with a nett 69 playing off a handicap of 24. In second place on count back was Barrie Davies with a nett 71 playing off 14, and in third place, again on count back, was Andrew Rodda, also with a nett 71 playing off 4. On Bank Holiday Monday, the Bendal Cup only attracted 19 entries due to the poor weather conditions. The winner was Lyndsay Morgan with a nett 70 playing off a handicap of 6. In second place was James Pegg with a nett 72 playing off 2, and in third place was Steffan Evans with a nett 74 playing off 4.
9:46am Wednesday 27th August 2014
9:31am Monday 25th August 2014
Disappointment at Cardigan Rugby Club following the resignation of director of rugby Nigel Smith less than two months after his appointment in June has been replaced by enthusiasm and optimism with the arrival of a new coaching duo relishing a new challenge in the WRU Division Two West writes John Adey.
3:53pm Sunday 24th August 2014
3:53pm Sunday 24th August 2014
More than 90 competitors from far and wide, ideal underfoot conditions and large crowds basking in warm sunshine were the ingredients for a hugely successful 37th annual Ras Beca over a gruelling five-mile course in the Preseli Hills of North Pembrokeshire on Saturday.
12:27pm Sunday 24th August 2014
12:32pm Friday 22nd August 2014
12:08pm Thursday 21st August 2014
10:54am Monday 18th August 2014
Pictured are Juniors and Nippers from Poppit Sands Surf Lifesavning Club who recently took part in the Welsh Championships at Aberavon. They are Bethan Phillips, Hannah Pusey, Morgan Davies, Dafydd Nicholls, Menna Phillips, Lowri Davies, Elin Nicholls, Lowri Adams-Lewis, Sophie Dorras, Molly Dorras, Catrin John and Lol Maskel. Medalists were Hannah Pusey Gold in Beach sprint, Bronze in 1Km run and Bronze in Board Rescue with Menna Phillips. Menna also had Bronze in Sea Swim and Ocean Lady and Silver in Ski Relay with Bethan Phillips and Lowri Davies and Gold in Double Ski with Lowri Davies. Lowri also had silver in Single Ski and Ocean Lady. Alfie Bodenham received a Silver in Flags and Bronze in Double Ski with Morgan Davies. Dafydd Nicholls won Bronze in Sea Swim and Board. Unavailable for the photo were Alfie Bodenham, Iwan John and Emily Mckenzie who also won Gold in the 1Km run.
11:40am Sunday 17th August 2014
11:21am Sunday 17th August 2014
With relegation in Division Two a virtual certainty Llechryd included some of their top players for the division five promotion clash with Llanrhian 2nds and paid the price when ending up at the end of a hammering at the hands of fellow strugglers Carew 2nds.
10:07am Thursday 14th August 2014
Professional Darts Corporation star Jamie Lewis came out on top in the Hope & Anchor Summer Singles Open League in Cardigan when beating Clive Lewis of Pembrokeshire 6-2 in the final. The 22-yiear-old ace was within a whisker of achieving a fabulous 9-darter in the final.
10:22am Wednesday 13th August 2014
9:17am Wednesday 13th August 2014
Not even the thunder and heavy showers could prevent members of the Tivyside Pony Club from hosting an extremely successful Pony Club camp at the property of Tracey and Anton Maczka of Capel Iwan. A huge thanks goes to the Maczka family for great hospitality and welcome. The three day camp attended by 11 members between the ages of 8 and 12 consisted of flat work, show jumping, gymkhana, stable management and a very enjoyable paddling evening with the Llandysul Paddlers. They also heated marshmallows over an open fire and took full responsibility for looking after their own ponies. On the final day, the members took part in a show and were awarded a fistful of rosettes and trophies for their efforts. The children were taught by local instructors Dawn Hodson and Hope Davies and helped by two older PC members, Ffion and Merlin. The camp was organised by PC District Commissioner, Julie Hodson.
2:27pm Tuesday 12th August 2014
Cardigan Golf Club Captain Keith Lewis held his Captain's Day on Saturday 9 August. The weather held and a fine entry of 84 turned out to enjoy some generous hospitality and the excellent prizes on offer. The winner of this stroke play medal was Rob Clark with an excellent score of 68 nett, playing off a handicap of 3. In second place on count back was Derek Quinnell with 68 nett, playing off 13, Dai Parry Morgan came third with 70 nett playing off 17, and Chris Barrass came fourth on count back with a nett 71 playing off 5. The winner of the longest drive was Henry Malloy. The winners of the nearest the pin were Rob Clark (6th) and Peter Ward (16th). The Past Captain's Prize was won by Tom Davies with a nett 72 playing off 6, and the Best Gross prize was won by Rob Clark with 71
9:45am Monday 11th August 2014
2:31pm Friday 8th August 2014
10:00am Friday 8th August 2014
Newport and Dinas Bridge Club results for Wednesday, August 6: 1st:Steve Jarvis & Hilary Davis:2nd: Chris Bradshaw & Gill Howells, Joint 3rd: Anthony Stevens & Tony Ash and Chris Draper and Roger Goodwin. Enquires 01348840746
9:36am Monday 4th August 2014
9:27am Monday 4th August 2014
Although there is a ring of inevitability about relegation for Llechryd after one season in Division Two at least the Teifi Valley villagers are determined to go down fighting as they showed by springing a 47-run win at Hook.
9:27am Monday 4th August 2014
9:23am Monday 4th August 2014