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What the puck?

Opinion December 5, 2011 at 8:00 am Comments

Octopush? It’s like hockey, but underwater!   I know what you’re thinking, questions like ‘how’ and ‘why’ need to be answered. Well, this article hopes to enlighten you. Octopush started back in 1954 in South Sea, inventedRead More

Team GB or no Team GB; What is the Question?

Sport December 5, 2011 at 8:00 am Comments

Upon our esteemed Great British shores, one of the major passions as an island, not a country, but as an island, is football. The game was invented within this very island; we gave birth to aRead More

Involuntary Democracy: Is it a truly democratic system that coerces people to participate?

Opinion November 21, 2011 at 8:06 pm Comments

I am going to lay my cards on the table right off the mark. Everyone who saw me shouting at the chair at the end of the General Meeting or was following the Courier Live BlogRead More

Student Trustee and NUS Wales Council Delegates results

University News November 18, 2011 at 11:38 pm Comments

The results of the elections for Student Trustees, as well as the NUS Wales Council Delegates were announced this Wednesday after a shambolic first round of voting the week before. The Undergraduate trustee is to beRead More

All change in town: station facelift, a new Spar, the parking wardens back and a new Sainsbury’s?

Aberystwyth News November 18, 2011 at 9:35 pm Comments

Station re-development £2.3 million is to be spent improving the area around the bus and rail stations in Aberystwyth starting Monday next week (21st November). The money comes from the Welsh Assembly Government, and an extraRead More

Port Talbot Town 0-4 Aberystwyth Town

Sport November 17, 2011 at 3:56 pm Comments

In a result that belied their position in the table, Aberystwyth Town took to the road to travel down to South Wales and came back with a thumping 4-0 win over Port Talbot Town at theRead More

1 Stop Lettings lose landlords over honest guide

Aberystwyth News November 16, 2011 at 11:04 pm Comments

1 Stop lettings(aber) limited have released a statement on Facebook this evening stating that the list of student properties they were planning on releasing on December 1st may be rather sparse, as a large number ofRead More

Tom Stade at Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Arts, Theatre November 16, 2011 at 2:24 pm 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

Guild GM report

University News November 14, 2011 at 5:28 pm Comments

The first Guild general meeting, held on the 8th November, had a much higher than usual turnout, as it had been billed, in some circles, as the “Starbucks GM” Cynically, some might say the higher thanRead More

An open letter to the Guild from Huw Diprose

Opinion November 12, 2011 at 11:37 am Comments

Hey all, For those who haven’t heard the election was declared null and void! Which is is a win for me; Thursday night before the result, I sent an open letter to the guild sabbs aboutRead More