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Aber Student Jailed for Looting

Aber Student Jailed for Looting

AN ABERYSTWYTH student has been jailed for 16 months after pleading guilty to burglary during the riots last week in Manchester. Conrad McGrath, 21, of Stockport, studies English Literature and Creative Writing. He was caught lootingRead More

Aneirin Hughes Alumni Interview

Aneirin Hughes Alumni Interview

Features, Interviews June 29, 2011 at 7:30 pm Comments

It’s getting towards that time of year again when we students start thinking about how fast the year has flown by, how close to graduation we are, and what we’re going to do with ourselves forRead More

Welcome to abercourier.com

ASM June 28, 2011 at 9:55 am Comments

  On behalf of the new Courier committee and editors, may I welcome to you our site, the place to come to view YOUR student newspaper online. This site shall be hosting all upcoming articles thatRead More

Summer Festival Guide

Summer Festival Guide

Arts, Music June 17, 2011 at 9:12 pm Comments

Music Festivals Festival Dates Beach Break Live June 16th – 20th Glastonbury June 22nd- 26th T in the Park July 8th, 9th, 10th V festival August 20th , 21st Reading August 26th,27th, 28th Bestival September 8th-Read More

The Future Cost of Education

Opinion June 17, 2011 at 6:05 pm Comments

On May 9th, Aberystwyth University was the first Welsh university to announce that, as of the academic year 2012/2013, they would be raising tuition fees to a maximum £9000 annually, matching a change in financing alreadyRead More

Top 5 European City Breaks

Top 5 European City Breaks

Travel June 17, 2011 at 5:22 pm Comments

Summer’s fast approaching, revision is at its peak and we are all longing for the moment we walk out of the exam hall for the last time. But with near four months summer holidays ahead ofRead More

…And now for something completely … quirky! (Societies you may never have known about)

Societies June 17, 2011 at 4:10 pm Comments

Curtain Call The Musical Theatre Society The curtain callers are a group of people obsessed with all things musical and there is no time or place that is inappropriate for singing! Whether it’s on stage orRead More

Spain’s Dani Pedrosa wins Portuguese MotoGP in Estoril

Spain’s Dani Pedrosa wins Portuguese MotoGP in Estoril

Sport June 17, 2011 at 2:28 pm Comments

Dani Pedrosa, who started from third on the grid in the Portguese round of this years MotoGP, ended up crossing the line in first place after sitting on Lorenzo’s tail until four laps from the end,Read More

FIFA may reconsider its position on goal line technology

FIFA may reconsider its position on goal line technology

Sport, Technology June 17, 2011 at 2:24 pm Comments

FIFA is to hold a two stage testing process to test the reliability and suitability of new goal line technology. Having been largely opposed to the technology for many years, it is thought that England’s disallowedRead More

Bristol newcomer just loses out on the Snooker World Championship

Bristol newcomer just loses out on the Snooker World Championship

Sport June 17, 2011 at 2:18 pm Comments

Bristol born snooker player Judd Trump has narrowly misse d out on clinching the World Championship at the Crucible. The final score was 18-15 to Trumps opponent, John Higgins, who claimed his forth world championship win inRead More