Articles by: Cei Whitehouse

Review: MusicFest 2012

Local August 2, 2012 at 11:52 am Comments

IT’S that time of year once again when the start of the Proms season sees classical music reaching the public eye, or, at least, it would do were it not for the 24/7 Olympic coverage thatRead More

Suspect arrested after police stand off

Aberystwyth News July 5, 2012 at 12:22 pm Comments

POLICE took a suspect into custody today following an hour long stand off in Aberystwyth today. One police officer reported that the suspect had been threatening mental health support workers in his residence with a knife. Dyfed-PowysRead More

An Evening of Rhythm and Blues

Local June 7, 2012 at 12:27 pm Comments

The Arts Centre was blessedly transformed back into a music venue last weekend, having done business as an exam hall for the past month. A rousing return to revelry was much appreciated, and who better toRead More

Staff to be laid off at Rachel’s Dairy

Aberystwyth News May 16, 2012 at 1:07 pm Comments

AS PART of a major restructuring in the company, Rachel’s Dairy, Aberystwyth’s largest private sector employer, will be losing a large number of staff over the coming months. Staff at Rachel’s were called in last week,Read More

IBERS secure funding for biofuel development

University News May 11, 2012 at 12:31 pm Comments

A GOVERNMENT grant of £6.4 million has given a massive boost to the development of a promising biofuel crop: Miscanthus. This will build on previous research completed by IBERS, and looks to develop an integrated breedingRead More

Grant for prostate cancer research

University News May 11, 2012 at 12:21 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH University has been awarded a £60,000 grant to fund a PhD research studentship aimed at improving prostate cancer diagnosis. The grant was made by the Merthyr Tydfil based manufacturer Hoover, to Professor Reyer Zwiggelaar, ofRead More

May Ball lineup announced

News April 23, 2012 at 2:23 pm Comments

Aberystwyth Guild of Students have today released the lineup for this year’s May Ball. Exclusively announced this morning on Bay Radio, the acts are: Ms Dynamite Zane Lowe The Hoosiers Roll Deep Toploader

New Penglais health centre opens

Aberystwyth News, University News April 17, 2012 at 12:15 pm Comments

Padarn doctor’s surgery, formerly located on Northgate Street in Aberystwyth, has relocated to new premises on Penglais Hill, opposite the main university campus. The surgery, housing eight GPs as well as nursing staff, completed the moveRead More

BBC National Orchestra of Wales at Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Local March 24, 2012 at 1:29 pm Comments

Classical music is not always top of the agenda for a night out in Aberystwyth. Had you dismissed it out of hand, however, you would have missed the National Orchestra of Wales (NOW) performing to aRead More

Guild election results upheld

University News March 21, 2012 at 12:12 pm Comments

THE BOARD of Trustees of the Guild have rejected an appeal  to disqualify Ben Meakin for his overspend in this years Guild election. Meeting on Monday, the Board also considered a lengthy complaint from Adam Robertson,Read More