Articles by: Jake Foxford

Muhammad Ali
1942 - 2016

Ali

IN AN INTERVIEW with Parkinson in 1971, about six months after his first professional loss by the gloves of Joe Fraizer, Ali admitted he didn’t box because he enjoyed it; he merely used it as aRead More

Local MP Mark Williams becomes Welsh Lib Dem leader

Local MP Mark Williams becomes Welsh Lib Dem leader

Aberystwyth News, News May 23, 2016 at 4:40 pm Comments

CEREDIGION’S long-serving MP Mark Williams has this week been made leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats. It was announced by the party’s National Executive Committee that he would be taking over from Kirsty Williams AM, whoRead More

Taken from the Thai Pham Memorial Shield game at the start of the season. Despite a very strong game and near constant attacking play Geltaidd had to settle for second place, their cohort of fans still singing at the top of their lungs.
Credit: Chris Howells

It’s Geltaidd vs SH Pandas for the Aber Town Cup today, and it’s going to be huge

Local Sport, Sport, University Sport May 20, 2016 at 2:41 pm Comments

IN WHAT might be the actual last-ever game on the Aber Town FC turf (after the last men’s & women’s fixtures, and the showdown of two Aber Town Classic XI’s), two titans of the Aberystwyth DIGSRead More

Absent Whittingdale provides “toothless” BBC White Paper

Absent Whittingdale provides “toothless” BBC White Paper

Arts, Let’s talk about…, Opinion, TV May 16, 2016 at 7:00 pm Comments

“The BBC is a public broadcaster independent of government, not a state broadcaster like they have in those bastions of democracy, Russia or North Korea. All of this is under threat right now, make no mistake…Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Air ambulance called for man and child knocked down outside Morrisons

BREAKING NEWS: Air ambulance called for man and child knocked down outside Morrisons

Aberystwyth News, Breaking News, News May 13, 2016 at 3:13 pm Comments

TODAY an adult male and child were knocked down in the car park of the Morrision store in Parcydolau. The incident is reported to have happened outside the front entrance of the store this morning.
Road vehiclesRead More

Credit: AUWHC

Student Sports Survey returns for 2016

COMING back for a second year is the ASM Student Sports Survey. Following a mixed year in BUCS for the university as a whole and a second away loss to Bangor at Varsity we would likeRead More

Pantycelyn Residence. Credit: Rebecca James

Pantycelyn Project Board finish report detailing the future of Welsh speaking halls

PANTYCELYN Project Board, which is coordinating the development of plans for the provision of designated Welsh medium accommodation and social spaces at Aberystwyth University, has completed its report in line with the timetable agreed in JuneRead More

Aber Student Media AGM & Elections results

Aber Student Media AGM & Elections results

ASM, Editors' Pick, Notes from the Editor April 26, 2016 at 10:20 pm Comments

TONIGHT was the Annual General Meeting of Aberystwyth Student Media, who came together to elect a new committee going into the 2016/2017 academic year. There were 12 positions being contested on the evening by 18 candidates,Read More

Varsity 2016 – Aber Cheer had nothing to fear from Bangor again this year

Varsity 2016 – Aber Cheer had nothing to fear from Bangor again this year

Sport, University Sport, Varsity 2016 April 23, 2016 at 6:54 pm Comments

TARANNAU Cheerleaders once again brought home the win from Bangor at Varsity this year. They finished their strong season on a high with a close win, a great atmosphere and sportsmanship, as well as a win atRead More

That is a big trophy right there.

British Beer Pong Champion Rhodri Davies talks to ASM about his recent success

Societies, Sport, University Sport April 21, 2016 at 12:09 pm Comments

DESPITE being so laid-back he’s practically horizontal, Rhodri Norman Gaskins Davies cuts a formidable figure as I meet him for the first time since his emphatic win on the national stage. I’ve been watching him and theRead More