Articles by: Steffan Storch

President and Education Officer asked to resign following Union elections

President and Education Officer asked to resign following Union elections

Elections 12/13, University News March 28, 2013 at 4:50 pm Comments

UNION President Ben Meakin and Education Officer Jess Leigh have been asked to resign by the Union’s Board of Trustees. In letters sent to Meakin and Leigh, the Board requests each to “consider [their] suitability toRead More

Mark Bridger appears in court charged with murder and abduction of April Jones

Mark Bridger appears in court charged with murder and abduction of April Jones

Aberystwyth News October 8, 2012 at 12:44 pm Comments

MARK Bridger made his first court appearance today at Aberystwyth Magistrates Court to be formally read his charges.

Plaid Cymru leader: “Politics is poorer if students don’t take part in it”

Plaid Cymru leader: “Politics is poorer if students don’t take part in it”

FRIDAY night saw the leader of Plaid Cymru, Leanne Wood, visit Aberystwyth University students. The leader of the party since March spoke at an event arranged by Aber’s Plaid Ifanc (Plaid Youth) about youth politics andRead More

36 hours in: April Jones still missing

36 hours in: April Jones still missing

News October 3, 2012 at 7:05 am Comments

AT A PRESS briefing this morning, the police announced that there are no developments regarding missing five year old, April Jones. Dyfed Powys Police and specialist teams from other forces across the country continue to searchRead More

Guild GM Liveblog (8th December)

Guild GM Liveblog (8th December)

Features December 7, 2011 at 8:44 pm Comments

 

Fools rush in

Aberystwyth News, University News December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

THE Guild of Students has this month launched its “Fools Rush In” campaign to encourage Aberystwyth students to take caution over private accommodation and not to fall for the rushing tactics of the letting agents andRead 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

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

Power cut hits Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth News November 12, 2011 at 10:11 am Comments

There was a large scale powercut in the early hours of this morning. The streetlights on the High Street, Terrace Road and Chalybeate Street were temporarily off, and the 24 hour Spar had to close untilRead More

Student Guide: Finding and securing property

Features November 4, 2011 at 6:18 pm Comments

Rule 1: Don’t Panic. Many agents & landlords (and sometimes the University) will try to rush you into making a quick on-the-spot decision e.g. ‘if you don’t do this right now you will end up homelessRead More