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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

Watts Occurring

Watts Occurring

News October 28, 2011 at 9:39 pm Comments

Dale farm: Writing on the Shield Wall?

Opinion October 24, 2011 at 6:56 pm Comments

Watching with interest the evictions at Dale farm this week as illegally settled travellers were asked politely and then more forcefully to move along, I found myself asking myself two questions I’m sure many of youRead More

The Bay Team

The Bay Team

News October 23, 2011 at 10:16 pm Comments
The Alternative Point of View

The Alternative Point of View

News October 23, 2011 at 9:41 pm Comments
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

Old College library protest

Old College library protest

University News October 18, 2011 at 9:33 pm Comments

DESPITE much hype on the Facebook event, the protest against the closure of the Old College Library only managed to attract around 20 people, at its height, despite having 76 confirmed attendees on the group.  InRead More

Defence Cuts: 10 year rule again?

Defence Cuts: 10 year rule again?

Opinion October 9, 2011 at 9:36 pm Comments

With Britain’s nuclear program & defence cuts in the news again this week, I’ve noted with interest the fact that Britain’s nuclear program has again escaped the governmental axe. One should not be surprised of course:Read 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