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Oxjam Aberystwyth Takeover: Win Tickets!

Oxjam Aberystwyth Takeover: Win Tickets!

Arts, Events, Local, Music October 8, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

ABER Student Media is conducting a competition to give away 2 free tickets to the upcoming Oxjam Music Festival on the 18th of October. The festival will take place in the Students’ Union starting at 7:30pmRead More

Competition: Win Black House tickets

Competition: Win Black House tickets

Arts, Events, Local, Music September 23, 2014 at 6:30 pm Comments

BLACK HOUSE returns this year to Aberystwyth Arts Centre for another multi stage, multi floor and multi genre musical mashup. This is one of Mid Wales’s biggest nights of the year and will start the new term off.Read More

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Lucy just might be Luc Besson’s comeback thriller

Arts, Film, Local September 21, 2014 at 8:30 pm Comments

IF YOU’VE seen Limitless, then you will have a pretty good idea was Lucy is like. Lucy, is a self-titled movie about a young women played by Scarlett Johansson who unwillingly becomes genetically enhanced by aRead More

Guardians of the Galaxy: A thrilling adventure

Guardians of the Galaxy: A thrilling adventure

Arts, Film, Local August 15, 2014 at 7:00 pm Comments

I WENT into Guardians of the Galaxy with pretty high expectations. Firstly, it’s a Marvel film (so it has to be good right?) and secondly, the reviews have been incredibly strong (92% on Rotten Tomatoes). ItRead More

Oxjam 2014: Local music, global impact

Oxjam 2014: Local music, global impact

Arts, Events, Local July 15, 2014 at 12:30 pm Comments

ON THE 5th JULY 2014, Oxjam, which is Oxfam’s month long music festival, launched in Aberystwyth’s Arts Centre. The night started 7pm, with 75 people turning up to the event. The acts ranged in their genre, from soulful acousticRead More

Review: Peace at the Arts Centre

Review: Peace at the Arts Centre

Arts, Local, Music June 30, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

AS 7.30pm STRUCK, Aberystwyth Arts Centre was pretty empty. Doors had just opened for tonight’s band, the Worchester based Peace. Unlike your regular gig venue, there was no queue are the door and through the cafe, thereRead More

X-Men: Days of Future Past brings the franchise on track

X-Men: Days of Future Past brings the franchise on track

Arts, Film, Local June 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm Comments

ANYONE who has ever talked to me about the X-Men films will know just how uptight I get about them. I find it irritating just how many plot holes there are, and I know I’m notRead More

The Double: a study in beige

The Double: a study in beige

Arts, Film, Local June 14, 2014 at 6:00 pm Comments

WHEN you think of British actors and comedians, who do you think of? Your first thoughts might be of the nerdy, fantastic character of Maurice Moss from Channel 4’s The I.T. Crowd. Or Jamarcus from theRead More

Free Birds: It’s been two months, I’m still unsure

Free Birds: It’s been two months, I’m still unsure

Arts, Editors' Pick, Film, Local June 13, 2014 at 4:00 pm Comments

Spoilers Follow ON THE DAY I went to see Free Birds, I was wandering through a nearby twenty four hour shop. There were free fortune cookies. I decided to treat myself to one, when I opened it,Read More

Arts Centre look back: Dylan Thomas and Delight

Arts Centre look back: Dylan Thomas and Delight

Arts, Film, Local, Theatre May 29, 2014 at 1:00 pm Comments

Dylan Thomas (By Sarah Thornhill) THE CLOWN in the Moon was an extremely moving play. It is a biographic play of the life of Dylan Thomas. The play was performed by one man and the settingRead More