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Espressos, student media and change at the Guild :Ben Meakin, Guild President

Opinion December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

Hi all,   SOMEHOW it’s December already. The past few months have flown by and pretty much the only thing keeping me going right now are copious espressos and Berocca and I’ve not even started myRead More

Parking control to return

Aberystwyth News December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

CEREDIGION Council have announced plans to bring back parking wardens – but they won’t be in place until June next year. The council wants to employ seven Civil Enforcement Officers, who will be council employees, toRead More

Tom Stade Review

Tom Stade Review

Arts, Comedy December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

If you have ever seen Tom Stade on TV, maybe on Mock the Week or Live at the Apollo, then you probably aren’t fully prepared to see him live. Yes, these programmes showcase his quick-witted standRead More

All change for the station

Aberystwyth News December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

£2.3 MILLION is to be spent improving the whole of Alexandra Road in Aberystwyth, at the front of the railway and bus stations. The money comes from the Welsh Assembly Government, and an extra £200,000 isRead More

1Stop Lettings lose landlords over honest housing tips

Aberystwyth News December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

1Stop Lettings (Aber) Limited have released a statement on Facebook recently, stating that the list of student properties they were planning on releasing on December 1st may be rather sparse, as nine of their properties, fromRead More

In depth

In depth

Opinion December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

UNDER the Freedom of Information Act, The Courier has obtained a series of confidential emails and other documents written by University staff that relate to the process by which the bus services were procured by theRead More

The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

Arts, Film December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

No person other than Steven Spielberg could have directed this film. Even the creator of the comic book series from which this film is adapted, Hergé, was quoted as saying that Spielberg  was the only manRead More

Tom Stade Review

Arts, Comedy December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

If you have ever seen Tom Stade on TV, maybe on Mock the Week or Live at the Apollo, then you probably aren’t fully prepared to see him live. Yes, these programmes showcase his quick-witted standRead More

Benjamin Francis Leftwich’s RNLI Session

Benjamin Francis Leftwich’s RNLI Session

Music December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

It couldn’t have been more perfect – an exclusive, free secret show in Aberystwyth for an artist I currently can’t get enough of. I knew about the RNLI before but right then they became my favouriteRead More

Guild election results: Buchanan and Diprose as first trustees

University News December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

RESULTS of the elections for Student Trustees, as well as the NUS Wales Council Delegates, were announced on November 16th after a shambolic first round of voting the week before. The first round saw RON (Re-OpenRead More