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Aberystwyth Student Media joins national student survey on racism campaign

Aberystwyth Student Media joins national student survey on racism campaign

ABERYSTWYTH Student Media are adding their names to a list of student newspapers across the UK participating in a national student survey on racism, following an incident at Warwick University on the 5th April 2016. OnRead More

Aberystwyth University students host debate about Britain’s membership of the EU

Aberystwyth University students host debate about Britain’s membership of the EU

News, University News April 25, 2016 at 7:08 pm Comments

ON THE 28th April 2016, Aberystwyth University students will lead a debate about Britain’s membership of the European Union. The debate will be hosted by the Aber ‘IN’ Campaign and UKIP Aberystwyth Uni and pro-Brexit Campaigners inRead More

Welsh councils have ‘no plans’ to begin charging for Parkrun events

Welsh councils have ‘no plans’ to begin charging for Parkrun events

National News, News April 22, 2016 at 5:30 pm Comments

PARKRUN was founded in 2004 and swiftly grew in popularity, now organising more than 850 fun runs every week in 12 different countries. These events are run by volunteers and participation is free, as founder PaulRead More

Space Ball – It’s going to be out of this world!

Space Ball – It’s going to be out of this world!

It’s here once again and this time it’s going to meet-eor and exceed all your expectations: This year’s May Ball is officially the Space Ball! Packed with as many massive acts as this article is packedRead More

Council calls on Welsh government to consider badger cull

Council calls on Welsh government to consider badger cull

Aberystwyth News, News April 18, 2016 at 6:29 pm Comments

CEREDIGION council is expected to write to the Welsh Assembly asking them to consider authorising a targeted badger cull to combat the spread of tuberculosis (TB). The request, which is expected to be made after the upcomingRead More

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Expect The Unexpected… The X Factor returns to ITV

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Television’s biggest search for a music star is back as The X Factor returns to ITV, with a new stellar judging panel and a dynamic new presenting duo.

The brand new super six sees Simon Cowell, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Nick Grimshaw and Rita Ora take their places at the judges’ desk, while presenters Olly Murs and Caroline Flack will be guiding the search to find a potential pop star with an amazing voice and that extra special something.
The X Factor is a Thames/Syco production for ITV. 

X FACTOR - Series 12 

Expect The Unexpected… The X Factor returns to ITV

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Television’s biggest search for a music star is back as The X Factor returns to ITV, with a new stellar judging panel and a dynamic new presenting duo.

The brand new super six sees Simon Cowell, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Nick Grimshaw and Rita Ora take their places at the judges’ desk, while presenters Olly Murs and Caroline Flack will be guiding the search to find a potential pop star with an amazing voice and that extra special something.

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X Factor auditions come to Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth News, Events, News April 15, 2016 at 10:51 pm Comments

IF YOU’VE ever wanted to find out if you’ve got what it takes to record your own Christmas single and belt out a Mariah Carey ballad, the Thames Production team behind The X Factor are coming toRead More

Midnight Special: Revel in the revelations in this Unfolding Film

Midnight Special: Revel in the revelations in this Unfolding Film

News April 12, 2016 at 6:00 pm Comments

Spoilers are always a point of contention when talking about films, especially when writing reviews. Among friends, this often takes the form of debates about when, if ever, a piece of media becomes so old thatRead More

Dr Jones has been awarded Doctorates by the Universities of Sussex, Leuven, Brussels, Wales, Ireland and the Open University and holds Fellowships from Swansea, Trinity, Glyndwr, Glamorgan, Westminster and the Institute of Education, Scotland.  He received the award of the Gold Medal from the Republic of Italy for services to education and culture and has been awarded the CMG. 

InterPol hosts Institute of Welsh Politics annual lecture on ‘Wales in Europe’ ahead of EU referendum

News, University News April 10, 2016 at 1:16 pm Comments

THE INSTITUTE of Welsh Politics (IWP) holds its 16th annual lecture this term on Wednesday 20th April and in Aberystwyth University’s very own International Politics building. Giving this year’s address entitled ‘Reflections of Wales in Europe’Read More

Amnesty International Society to host a discussion about “Human Rights and the Body: The Zika Virus”

Amnesty International Society to host a discussion about “Human Rights and the Body: The Zika Virus”

News, University News April 9, 2016 at 2:46 pm Comments

ON THE 13th April 2016 the Amnesty International Society is hosting a discussion titled, “Human Rights and the Body: The Zika Virus”. The event will begin at 6pm and will be held in the Main HallRead More

Old College plays host to Patrick McGuinness

Old College plays host to Patrick McGuinness

Aberystwyth News, Books, News, University News April 7, 2016 at 7:55 pm Comments

TALKING about his latest award-winning book, Other People’s Countries, author Patrick McGuinness will be in the Old College this Saturday. The lecture, starting at 11:30 in the iconic seafront building, takes its title from the author’s memoirRead More