Aberystwyth News

Media confused about “mystery” shark

Media confused about “mystery” shark

Aberystwyth News, National News November 3, 2011 at 6:58 pm Comments

Both the Daily Mail and the BBC have apparently been completely confused as to how a shark could possibly have made its way to Aberystwyth’s seafront road earlier this week. The Daily Mail’s article, written byRead More

New student flats for Aberystwyth

New student flats for Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth News October 20, 2011 at 2:42 pm Comments

Cantref, a local housing association, have unveiled plans to build 13 new student flats just outside the town centre. They plan to re-build and expand the old passport office between Marcos and Spar on Northgate, theRead More

Update on university investigation

Update on university investigation

Aberystwyth News, University News October 19, 2011 at 12:18 pm Comments

IT HAS been revealed today that major Accounting firm Deloitte and a legal team from London-based international legal firm Eversheds are now working with the university on the inquiry that was launched following an internal review ofRead More

UCAC strike over pensions

UCAC strike over pensions

Aberystwyth News October 5, 2011 at 9:21 am Comments

Undeb Cenedlaethol Athrawon Cymru (UCAC) the Welsh Education Union, held a strike on Wednesday 5th October outside their office on Penglais Hill in Aberystwyth (as well as across Wales), to show their discontent at government plansRead More

Fire on Aberystwyth seafront

Aberystwyth News September 27, 2011 at 9:01 pm Comments

A flat on Aberystwyth’s seafront has suffered some minor smoke damage in a fire this evening. The fire started on the ground floor of the property, which is next to the Celtic Bay Hotel. All theRead More

9 men trapped in The Cambria building elevator

9 men trapped in The Cambria building elevator

Aberystwyth News September 27, 2011 at 12:17 am Comments

Approximately at 11.50pm on Monday night, 9 men were rescued by the fire department from an apparently overloaded lift in The Cambria building, Aberystwyth. The lift, designed for 8 people and a maximum of 680kg, hadRead More

Battle of the Bus cards

Battle of the Bus cards

Aberystwyth News, University News September 23, 2011 at 8:00 am Comments

ARRIVA announce 350% increase in price of bus card, MWT offer rival card for a third of the price Arriva Buses Wales caused outrage amongst Aber students earlier this month by announcing a price hike forRead More

Aber Student Jailed for Looting

Aber Student Jailed for Looting

AN ABERYSTWYTH student has been jailed for 16 months after pleading guilty to burglary during the riots last week in Manchester. Conrad McGrath, 21, of Stockport, studies English Literature and Creative Writing. He was caught lootingRead More

Asda wants to open food store in Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth News June 17, 2011 at 1:50 pm Comments

According to the Cambrian News, Adsa, who were previously planning to renovate Focus into one of their ‘home living’ stores have now applied for unrestricted retail use of a site near Morrisons, which suggests “they areRead More