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The Truth about the #MuslimBan

The Truth about the #MuslimBan

Global News, News, Opinion January 31, 2017 at 5:15 pm Comments

In an article I published earlier on today, I reported that a protest was held in Aberystwyth against #MuslimBan, a trending topic regarding an executive order passed by President Donald Trump, which legislates to prevent accessRead More

Aberystwyth Stands Against President Trump’s #MuslimBan

Aberystwyth Stands Against President Trump’s #MuslimBan

Aberystwyth News, Global News, News January 31, 2017 at 2:19 pm Comments

STUDENTS and local residents of Aberystwyth joined forces today in a show of solidarity against President Donald Trump’s recent decision to introduce “extreme vetting” measures on seven Muslim-majority nations. Hundreds of men, women, children, and dogsRead More

AberSU AGM Live Blog – 5th December

AberSU AGM Live Blog – 5th December

News December 5, 2016 at 5:57 pm Comments

JOIN us for our live blog of the Aberystwyth Student Union AGM.
The event is starting at 6pm on Monday 5th December in the Main Room of the Union.
You can find the details of the meeting includingRead More

Zac Goldsmith Defeat Must Be a Wake-Up Call on Brexit

Zac Goldsmith Defeat Must Be a Wake-Up Call on Brexit

National News, Opinion December 2, 2016 at 7:33 am Comments

ZAC GOLDSMITH has lost his seat as an MP, conceding his constituency of Richmond Park to the Liberal Democrats. Goldsmith, who sparked a by-election by resigning from the Conservative party over their decision to expand HeathrowRead More

Aberystwyth Mourns With the World Following Pulse Massacre

Aberystwyth Mourns With the World Following Pulse Massacre

This article multiple contains multiple references to mass shooting, LGBT discrimination and Isalmophobia. Reader discretion is advised.

Even the cops present to protect us had rainbow epaulettes (sp?) in a nice, unobtrusive show of solidarity.
A photo postedRead More

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

(Heart)Breaking News: Wiff Waff to Close

(Heart)Breaking News: Wiff Waff to Close

IN NEWS THAT will bring great sadness to fans of fine food, drink and the scintillating sport of ping pong, it was announced today that Wiff Waff, Aberystwyth’s ping pong bar and restaurant, will close itsRead More

What are the Panama Papers and why do they matter?

What are the Panama Papers and why do they matter?

News, Opinion May 17, 2016 at 4:00 pm Comments

ON THE 10th May 2016, the The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (the ICIJ) released a searchable database of those individuals and companies whose details were leaked as a part of the Panama Papers.

The Panama Papers have been inRead 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