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Police renew missing person appeal for Aberystwyth man

Luke Drew, 26, was last seen on Sunday 18th October. Credit: Dyfed Powys Police

Dyfed Powys Police are renewing a missing person appeal for 26-year-old Luke Drew from Aberystwyth.

He was last seen on Sunday 18th October in the Llanelli area and is believed to have travelled back to Aberystwyth.

Luke is described as being of slim build, with dark blonde shoulder length hair, blue eyes and a scar on his face.

Police are asking for any information from anyone who may have seen him or may have information relating to his whereabouts.

But they are urging people not to approach him directly but to contact the police immediately by calling 101.


Aberystwyth Cycle Festival races through the town

Aberystwyth's Cycle Festival got underway last night. The week long event will include a professional race through the town which is expected to attract thousands of spectators.

The festival is also proving to be quite a money spinner for the area.

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Man airlifted with 'severe' injuries after cliff fall

An RAF Sea King helicopter is scrambled from RAF Valley Credit: PA

A man has been airlifted to hospital after falling from cliffs at Aberystwyth.

Two RNLI lifeboats were deployed and on finding the casualty, started giving first aid.

The man sustained head injuries, which have been described by the coastguard as "severe".

A helicopter from RAF Valley then airlifted the 24-year-old, taking him to Morriston Hospital in Swansea.

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