A CARDIGAN climate scientist Dr Dan Price was revealed as one of the driving forces behind the Trump Forest Project – a campaign to plant trees to compensate for the impact of the US president’s climate policies.

A GOAT butted a door lock to accidentally release more than 30 exotic cockatiels and budgies in the cardigan area.

ABERPORTH and District Horticultural Show celebrated its 30th anniversary with a bumper entry in many classes, while Llandysul and District Agricultural Show – the last local show of 2018 – also pulled in the crowds.

CARDIGAN man Ty Burton was part of a team that walked from the seabed to the summit of Ben Nevis while wearing an 80kg vintage diving suit.

DUTCHMAN CJ Heerden – a regular customer - won the draw to take over the Bookends bookshop in Cardigan after owner Paul Morris raffled it off to one lucky winner following his decision to retire.

A NEW children’s play area was opened at Pentop, in Cardigan.

CARDIGAN High Street was shortlisted in the Great British High Street Awards in the ‘Rising Star’ category, while Cllr Clive Davies was nominated for a High Street Hero Award.

OLIVER Roberts and his giant pumpkin certainly caused a stir at St Dogmaels village show.

ALMOST 10,000 patients were waiting to learn their fate with the closure of doctors’ surgeries at Cardigan and Llandysul. Ashleigh Surgery, Cardigan, had 3,800 patients and Teifi Surgery at Llandysul 6,100.

CARDIGAN foodbank completed a deal to take over the former Co-op site at Quay Street.