Articles by: Harley Dalton

Personal Response to Open Letter on Brexit

Personal Response to Open Letter on Brexit

Aberystwyth News, Opinion, Politics May 13, 2018 at 5:33 pm Comments

On May 12th, Medium published an open letter to parliament, penned by the aptly-named FFS group, signed by a delegation of Students’ Union representatives, including our own second-term President, Bruce Wight. In it, they, the undersigned,Read More

Goodnight, Sweet Prince, I Sing Thee to Thy Well-Deserved Rest!

Goodnight, Sweet Prince, I Sing Thee to Thy Well-Deserved Rest!

Aberystwyth News, Arts, Events, Theatre April 18, 2018 at 11:01 am Comments

A tragic story of loss, family and madness that has stunned and captured audiences since its conception, Hamlet is a difficult play for an actor or director to contend with. The complexities of each character andRead More

Living Freedom: A Quick Event Review and A Word on Freedom

Living Freedom: A Quick Event Review and A Word on Freedom

Opinion, Politics April 11, 2018 at 4:12 pm Comments

I was fortunate enough to be selected as one of around 45 candidates for Living Freedom, a political conference organised by the Academy of Ideas, and hosted at the CIEE Global Institute in London. The eventRead More

Guest Article: Stress Awareness Month and the MyTherapy App

Guest Article: Stress Awareness Month and the MyTherapy App

Health, Health & Fitness, Lifestyle, Technology April 10, 2018 at 11:47 am Comments

Ruairidh Barlow works for MyTherapy, a free app that helps users to document and maintain their health, with medicine reminders, health advice, and daily goals. He writes for The Courier in Stress Awareness Month, warning ofRead More

Atom Heart Mother – Reassessment or Abandonment?

Atom Heart Mother – Reassessment or Abandonment?

Arts, Music April 7, 2018 at 1:51 pm Comments

What constitutes the boundaries of music? Bands such as Black Sabbath and Cream would probably blame the dependency on four-four timing while The Beatles would blame the limited number of notes one can reach on anRead More

The White Album – 50 Years On

The White Album – 50 Years On

Arts, Music April 4, 2018 at 1:48 pm Comments

Perhaps the most experimental and artistically intriguing of The Beatles’ albums is their 1968 offering, ‘The Beatles’, best known today as The White Album. Coming off the success of their 1967 masterpiece Sgt Pepper’s Lonely HeartsRead More

Warrington, United Kingdom - March 6, 2016: Warrington, UK - march 6, 2016: View of the NHS (National Health Service)  logo at the Springfields Medical Centre in the centre of Warrington, Cheshire.

Is Healthcare a Human Right?

Health, Opinion, Politics, Societies March 6, 2018 at 7:49 pm Comments

“Healthcare is a human right.” The chances are, if you’re left-leaning, you probably agree with that statement. If you work for the World Health Organization, or helped draft the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, you probablyRead More

Curtain Call Set to Light Up the Stage

Curtain Call Set to Light Up the Stage

Arts, Interviews, Societies, Students' Union News, Theatre February 22, 2018 at 10:51 am Comments

Between the 23rd and 25th of February, the Curtain Call Musical Theatre Society will be performing their latest production, 9 to 5. The play, based on a 1980 hit movie of the same name, is aRead More

ECWS ‘Would I Lie To You?’ RAG Event a Huge Success

ECWS ‘Would I Lie To You?’ RAG Event a Huge Success

LAST week, Aberystwyth’s fabulous English and Creative Writing Society held their annual Raising-and-Giving event, a ‘Would I Lie to You’ competition in aid of the mental health charity, Mind. The event also included a hugely successfulRead More

European MP and EU Commission candidate for the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party (ALDE), Guy Verhofstadt, delivers a speech during a centrist UDI-MODEM coalition rally ahead of the Europeans elections, on May, 2014, in La Plaine-Saint-Denis, near Paris. AFP PHOTO / THOMAS SAMSON        (Photo credit should read THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

What Does Remain Look Like?

Opinion October 26, 2017 at 4:53 pm Comments

It’s almost rhetorical now: “What does Brexit look like?”  The truth is that Brexit doesn’t really look like anything. Brexit is the belief that the freedom of a nation to act autonomously in pursuit of its own interests is paramount, regardless of outcome.Read More