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Dear Freshers

Dear Freshers

Aberystwyth News, ASM, Editors' Pick, Features, News October 7, 2017 at 10:39 pm Comments

Hey there, Freshers. First of all, I’d like to say congratulations on getting into university and welcome to Aberystwyth. I know you’re going to love it here. To help you settle in, I’d like to give youRead More

***** – The Killers’ Hot Fuss is Still the Pinnacle of Panache

***** – The Killers’ Hot Fuss is Still the Pinnacle of Panache

ASM, Editors' Pick, Music October 1, 2017 at 1:06 pm Comments

Released in the early days of Summer 2004, Hot Fuss became an instant heavy-weight of the alternative rock genre. It gave the world something new to look at, and ensured that the Vegas foursome (singer andRead More

This is A Public Service Announcement on Behalf of the Aberystwyth Student Media Society

This is A Public Service Announcement on Behalf of the Aberystwyth Student Media Society

Aberystwyth News, ASM, Editors' Pick September 27, 2017 at 1:56 am Comments

Welcome one and all to academic year 2017/2018. We made it! Firstly, congratulations to all of this year’s incoming Freshers! You’ve spent the last seven or eight months pouring over application forms, prospectuses, brochures, and allRead More

Iconic Old College Building Set for Major Restoration

Iconic Old College Building Set for Major Restoration

News, University News September 23, 2017 at 1:08 pm Comments

Aberystwyth University’s iconic Old College is set for a major restoration after it was earmarked for over £10M in contributions from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The Old College originally opened its doors in October of 1872Read More

Can Jeremy Corbyn Ever Make a Comeback?

Can Jeremy Corbyn Ever Make a Comeback?

Opinion March 19, 2017 at 10:53 pm Comments

THE UNITED Kingdom is effectively a single-party state, with little meaningful opposition. Theresa May’s Conservative Party dominate the opinion polls by huge margins. Meanwhile, since the result of the EU referendum, Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party have been lockedRead More

‘Anyone Can Make a Difference’ – An Interview with No Boundaries Theatre Company

‘Anyone Can Make a Difference’ – An Interview with No Boundaries Theatre Company

Arts, Theatre February 27, 2017 at 7:40 am Comments

WHEN IT COMES to high-quality theatre, Aberystwyth’s Arad Goch has already had a fantastic 2017, with all kinds of exciting productions on display. However, even amongst such an exciting line-up, Golf Course War Machine – a one-womanRead More

William Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus – A Bloody, Dystopian Thrill-Ride

William Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus – A Bloody, Dystopian Thrill-Ride

Arts, Theatre February 3, 2017 at 5:57 pm Comments

IT’S FAIR TO say that, in terms of renown, Titus Andronicus does not rate highly on the list of Shakespeare’s plays. Indeed, in contrast to the precise, air-tight later tragedies that keep him at the forefront ofRead More

The Truth about the #MuslimBan

The Truth about the #MuslimBan

Global News, News, Opinion January 31, 2017 at 5:15 pm Comments

In an article I published earlier on today, I reported that a protest was held in Aberystwyth against #MuslimBan, a trending topic regarding an executive order passed by President Donald Trump, which legislates to prevent accessRead More

Aberystwyth Stands Against President Trump’s #MuslimBan

Aberystwyth Stands Against President Trump’s #MuslimBan

Aberystwyth News, Global News, News January 31, 2017 at 2:19 pm Comments

STUDENTS and local residents of Aberystwyth joined forces today in a show of solidarity against President Donald Trump’s recent decision to introduce “extreme vetting” measures on seven Muslim-majority nations. Hundreds of men, women, children, and dogsRead More

Upcoming Productions at Arad Goch

Upcoming Productions at Arad Goch

Arts, Theatre January 27, 2017 at 9:42 pm Comments

Titus Andronicus: Feb 2nd – 4th Our story begins 70 years after a post-apocalyptic nuclear war. The late emperors sons; Saturninus, and Bassianus, are competing for the throne. Our protagonist, Titus Andronicus, is chosen by the people ofRead More