New appeal launched for guitarist Richey Edwards, 25 years after he disappeared

New appeal launched for guitarist Richey Edwards, 25 years after he disappeared

A fresh appeal has been issued in the case of missing Manic Street Preachers guitarist Richey Edwards – on the 25th anniversary of his disappearance.

Richey was 27 when he disappeared on February 1, 1995.

The guitarist and lyricist went missing on the day of a promotional trip to America, vanishing from his room at The Embassy Hotel in London.

His car was later discovered near the Severn Bridge, fuelling the belief that the rock star – who had a history of self-harm, anorexia and alcoholism – had taken his own life, WalesOnline reports.

Now, Missing Persons, the charity for whom Richey’s sister Rachel Edwards has worked tirelessly, has issued a new appeal over his disappearance.

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