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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

Let’s talk about… My life as a student athlete

Let’s talk about… My life as a student athlete

MY NAME is Alasdair Park and I am a student athlete. That description of myself means a large amount to me and is very significant. I am in in my final year of German studies andRead More

Let’s talk about… a ‘war on free speech’?

Let’s talk about… a ‘war on free speech’?

Let’s talk about…, Opinion June 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm Comments

YOU MAY HAVE heard that, on Sunday 3rd May, a shooting took place in Texas. It was reported by The Independent that ‘two gunmen have been shot dead in Texas after attacking an anti-Islamic event exhibiting cartoonsRead More

Let’s talk about…. the student loans crisis

Let’s talk about…. the student loans crisis

Let’s talk about…, Opinion May 29, 2015 at 3:30 pm Comments

WITH TUITION fees increasing in price to £9000 pounds (non-international); which are adjusted with increasing inflation, an average graduate will have to pay back £36000 in tuition alone. The question is: why are loans becoming so expensive?Read More

Let’s talk about… Devolution Politics

Let’s talk about… Devolution Politics

Let’s talk about…, Opinion April 29, 2015 at 3:00 pm Comments

CONSIDERING the fact that support for the two main political parties in Britain has been on a constant decline since the 1950s, the notion of the 2015 election being influenced by at least 7 different partiesRead More

Let’s talk about… Bay24

Let’s talk about… Bay24

Events, Let’s talk about…, Music, Opinion March 12, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments

COMIC RELIEF. It’s almost upon us, and, just like Children in Need, it is a huge UK-wide event televised on the BBC… in case you didn’t already know. It would be brilliant to see Aber UniRead More

Let’s talk about… lent

Let’s talk about… lent

Let’s talk about…, Lifestyle February 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm Comments

FOR MOST people, lent is a thing of the past, and unless you are religious, it is unnecessary. However, giving up something from tomorrow until Easter Sunday doesn’t have to be limited to those who areRead More

Let’s talk about…Elections

Let’s talk about…Elections

Editors' Pick, Let’s talk about…, Opinion February 11, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

IN THE UNLIKELY event that you’ve been living under a rock for the past few months, there’s a General Election coming up on May 7th. Likewise, if you’ve stepped into the Students’ Union at any point inRead More

Speak your mind this week and lets talk about… Aberystwyth

Speak your mind this week and lets talk about… Aberystwyth

Let’s talk about…, Opinion February 10, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

UNLESS you’re like me and you only have two lectures a week, you will have bumped into Union officers or seen posters around campus advertising Speak Week. It is the first time our University has hosted aRead More