Articles by: Joe Landers

Aberystwyth Carnival makes a comeback after 12 years

Aberystwyth News, News July 30, 2012 at 2:21 am Comments

ABERYSTWYTH carnival made a reappearance last weekend after a hiatus of 12 years. Despite a relatively low turnout following poor advertising, the 2012 carnival has built solid foundations for the coming years. There were a few float entriesRead More

Aberystwyth scientists discover long lost river

University News July 26, 2012 at 12:55 pm Comments

SCIENTISTS from the Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences, at Aberystwyth University have helped in discovering the reason behind the collapse of an ancient Indian urban civilization and the disappearance of a legendary sacred river.  The HarappanRead More

Students Union to hold Housing Crisis Centre

Aberystwyth News, University News July 4, 2012 at 1:04 pm Comments

STUDENT Support Officer, Laura Dickens is organising a Housing Crisis Centre at the Students Union from the 16th to the 18th July to help those students who still don’t have somewhere to live next year.  StudentRead More

Plas Gogerddan Nursery future in doubt

University News July 4, 2012 at 12:56 pm Comments

THE future of the University Nursery at Plas Gogerddan is in doubt this week as it is revealed that the current management could not find a suitable ongoing strategy. The contract to run the nursery thatRead More

Aberystwyth University torch bearers announced

Aberystwyth News, University News April 16, 2012 at 12:14 pm Comments

Two students and one member of staff have been announced as torch bearers for the Aberystwyth stage of the Olympic torch relay on May 27th. Shon Rowcliffe and Susanna Ditton from the Theatre, Film and TelevisionRead More

Guild GM 8th December 2011

University News December 12, 2011 at 10:25 pm Comments

Despite a poor venue choice, this months Guild general meeting was a suitably lively affair, with the Guild chairperson opening the meeting by offering his resignation. Jonathan Hendry then chaired the rest of the meeting inRead More

Christmas Markets: Festive and affordable!

Opinion December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

Do you enjoy sipping mulled wine outside on a cold Christmas night? Or do you prefer a crepe and a pretzel to warm you up? Fancy a shifty look around a traditional craft fair stall? OrRead 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

Protest against plans to demolish old people’s day centre

Protest against plans to demolish old people’s day centre

Opinion December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

FOR the second week in a row, protesters have been holding a silent protest outside the Park Avenue Day Centre, in an attempt to convince Ceredigion Council to reverse their decision to close it. There isRead More

Rugby, Netball and Hockey shine as the rest of Aberystwyth averages out

Sport December 5, 2011 at 8:00 am Comments

Despite the blustery conditions, Aber ran in nine unanswered tries to ensure Swansea’s trip home was not a pleasant one. Aber scored their first with only two minutes on the clock, Atkin making a good breakRead More