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The Corbin’s Winners 2016

News May 12, 2016 at 2:07 pm Comments

THIS year’s Corbin’s Awards took place on the 7th May where alumni, committee, members and friends all gathered to celebrate the acheivements of ASM over the past year. The Corbin’s Awards are a great opportunity every yearRead More

Welsh government unable to elect new first minister after deadlock in Senedd

Welsh government unable to elect new first minister after deadlock in Senedd

National News, News May 12, 2016 at 2:42 am Comments

ON THEIR return to the Senedd, Welsh assembly members have failed to elect their new first minister. Carwyn Jones of Labour was expected to be re-appointed following Thursday’s election, having won the support of Liberal DemocratRead More

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Student Sports Survey returns for 2016

COMING back for a second year is the ASM Student Sports Survey. Following a mixed year in BUCS for the university as a whole and a second away loss to Bangor at Varsity we would likeRead More

Pantycelyn Residence. Credit: Rebecca James

Pantycelyn Project Board finish report detailing the future of Welsh speaking halls

PANTYCELYN Project Board, which is coordinating the development of plans for the provision of designated Welsh medium accommodation and social spaces at Aberystwyth University, has completed its report in line with the timetable agreed in JuneRead More

The sometime forgotten Ceredigion museum sitting along the road from the Commodore cinema, though it'll be showing more historical pictures than brand new blockbusters.
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Aberystwyth’s Ceredigion Museum given new lease of life as cinema screen is reinstalled

Aberystwyth News, News May 3, 2016 at 11:20 pm Comments

CURRENTLY home to the Ceredigion Museum, Aberystwyth’s historic Grade II-listed Coliseum is reinstalling a cinema screen for the first time since its closure as a cinema 40 years ago. With a £13,917 community grant secured byRead More

Bay TV Interviews with the Aber IN and OUT Teams

Bay TV Interviews with the Aber IN and OUT Teams

FOLLOWING the recent student-led debate, regarding the upcoming EU Referendum, Bay TV had a quick chat with each team. First the IN campaign who organised the event and first approached ASM for us to cover theRead More

Car fire disrupts quiet Sunday on seafront

Car fire disrupts quiet Sunday on seafront

Aberystwyth News, News May 1, 2016 at 5:10 pm Comments

TODAY, at 4:05 pm, a Renault Clio caught fire when the owner went to turn on the ignition. Witnesses in the American Diner called the fire brigade, who arrived on the scene within 10 minutes toRead More

Bay TV Live Stream of Aber In-Out Debate

Bay TV Live Stream of Aber In-Out Debate

A STUDENT-LED debate is happening tonight in Aber SU regarding the UK Government’s upcoming decision on whether we should leave or remain as part of the EU. ASM will be providing full coverage of the eventRead More

ASM Liveblogs….Aber INOUT EU Referendum Debate

ASM Liveblogs….Aber INOUT EU Referendum Debate

News, University News April 28, 2016 at 7:29 pm Comments

Tonight we are coming to you live from the Aberystwyth INOUT EU Referendum Debate, hosted by the Aber “IN” campaign and the UKIP and pro-Brexit campaign. The event is due to start at 7:30pm, there are lotsRead More

This dog, pictured on a beach, which is not Pero, is also a Border Collie. They are used for sheep herding thanks to their boundless energy and ease to train.

Sheepdog travels 240 miles back to birthplace near Aberystwyth

News April 27, 2016 at 9:30 pm Comments

PERO, a four-year-old sheepdog, appears to have travelled 240 miles from Cumbria to Ceredigion, returning to the Penrhyncoch sheep farm where he was born. His previous owners, Alan and Shan James, have no idea how PeroRead More