Interviews

The old boys will be playing the current team for Scope, the disability charity, and lifelong bragging rights.

DIGS’ AC ALSOM lace up for their 12-hour charity match in aid of Scope

Interviews, Societies, Sport, University Sport April 6, 2016 at 10:21 pm Comments

RAISING & Giving have been high up the agendas of many clubs and societies this year and it’s produced some brilliant events both on campus and in town. The latest addition to these fundraising ranks comesRead More

The Aperitivo at Agnelli's

When Not in Rome…

Features, Interviews March 14, 2016 at 9:00 pm Comments

… Try Bella Vita Soc! A BRAND NEW society has started up in Aberystwyth, the Bella Vita society that’s setting out to “spread the Italian love in Aberystwyth, a big family organising and engaging all ofRead More

Marching down Queen Street in November
Credit: Aberystwyth Silver Band

Addysgu Cerddoriaeth yng Nghymru: Cyfweliad â Geraint Evans/Teaching Music in Wales: An Interview with Geraint Evans

Interviews December 27, 2015 at 3:00 pm Comments

Eisteddom ni lawr gyda Geraint Evans, rheolwr Gwasanaeth Cerdd Ceredigion, i’w holi am ei waith o ddysgu cerddoriaeth i bobl ifanc ac am ei amser y tu allan i’r Gwasanaeth. Chi yw rheolwr Gwasanaeth Cerdd CeredigionRead More

Back Row: Campbell Craig, Andy Hawkes, Adam Burgess, Jake Foxford
Middle Row: Madhava Laarbi, Douglas Owen, Tyler Brook
Bottom: Sally Jakeman
Credit: Alasdair Fischbach

Club of the Month: Ultimate Frisbee!

Interviews, Local Sport, Sport December 19, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

Each edition of The Courier, we’re looking at on club in particular to find out what they’re all about. Off the back of their Freshers’ success against Bangor, and with a home tournament on the horizon, thisRead More

Society Spotlight: Aberystywth Debating Union

Features, Interviews November 25, 2015 at 9:00 am Comments

WE MET WITH  Priya Shah, the events secretary of the Debate Society, to talk about what they’ve got coming up this year: So, to start off, how’s debating gone so far this year? Wonderfully really; we’ve hadRead More

On Course Foundation: Working with veterans through golf

On Course Foundation: Working with veterans through golf

Features, Interviews November 17, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

This week we’ve spoken to Steve Holt, the managing director of the On Course Foundation. On Course was set up by John Simpson in 2009 and works with veterans of war, helping them recover through golf.Read More

MacGuffin: An app device to move writing forwards?

MacGuffin: An app device to move writing forwards?

Features, Interviews October 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

WE GOT IN TOUCH with Jim Hinks, project manager of MacGuffin (that’s our new favourite app and not Alfred Hitchcock’s nickname for a plot devices). In your own words, what is MacGuffin? MacGuffin is a bigRead More

An interview with Nightline’s Miles Billington

An interview with Nightline’s Miles Billington

Features, Interviews October 19, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

WE MET MILES Billington who is the co-ordinater for Nightline. Though not a union society, the Aberystwyth call centre is made by students for students. First off, what was your mascot Nigel’s  (pictured here) origin? WellRead More

Exploding Fish the plaice to go for comedy

Exploding Fish the plaice to go for comedy

Arts, Comedy, Freshers, Interviews September 28, 2015 at 3:00 pm Comments

THE improv comedy society in Aber, Exploding Fish, is back from another successful Edinburgh Fringe show, “Playgiarism.” We sat down with their Vice President, John Gallagher, who brought four years’ worth of experience to the interviewRead More

Interview: New Quay singer-songwriter Danielle Lewis

Interview: New Quay singer-songwriter Danielle Lewis

Arts, Editors' Pick, Interviews, Music July 29, 2015 at 12:30 pm Comments

  Bay Radio Manager Cassie Smyth talks with the New Quay singer-songwriter DANIELLE LEWIS HAS been a Bay Radio favourite for a while, featuring on our Welsh Playlist multiple times and regularly lighting up the stage atRead More