Posts tagged with ‘aberystwyth’

  • On This Day In 1999

    5 November, 2012

    In today's On This Day, Dan looks back on bonfire night of 1999, the crushes of his younger years,...

  • On This Day In 2005

    4 May, 2012

    On this day in 2005, Dan received an unusual parcel. No, you're not reading the same post twice... this...

  • On This Day In 2003

    9 July, 2011

    Dan looks back on the very first time he juggled flaming clubs, and wraps this up in the story...

  • First Class Film

    29 June, 2011

    Dan watches X-Men: First Class, and spots his office in the background during a part of the film. No;...

  • Idiocy Repeats Itself

    27 May, 2011

    Dan rushes down three flights of stairs to the meeting room where there's free food left over, slips on...

  • It is Windy in Aberystwyth

    22 October, 2010

    We don’t get wind in Oxford: not wind like this, anyway. The air is passionate and angry, full of...

  • On This Day In 1999

    30 September, 2010

    Looking Back On this day in 1999 I sent out the fourth of my Cool Thing Of The Day To...

  • Troma Night Adventure

    15 September, 2010

    Because I promised you some Aber-nostalgia. Do you remember the RockMonkey Wiki? Many years ago, Ruth bought the domain...

  • Nostalgia And The Aber Effect, According To Other People

    14 September, 2010

    Strokey Adam just realised, in only his fifth blog post in the last 12 months, that it’s now ten...

  • On This Day In 2006

    31 July, 2010

    Looking Back On this day in 2006 I’d just come to the end of a long weekend of coding...

  • Well That’s Confusing

    28 July, 2010

    My dad… is in Aberystwyth. And I’m not. That’s a little unusual. He’s mid-way through a cycle tour of...

  • Saying Goodbye

    16 June, 2010

    Just thought I’d briefly share all of the different ways I’ve been saying goodbye to Aberystwyth and the people...

  • Aberystwyth Escape Velocity

    17 May, 2010

    It’s been said that Aberystwyth is like a black hole, and that once you’re sucked into it, you can...

  • The 17 Blog Posts That Weren’t

    3 April, 2010

    It may come as a surprise to you that the stuff I write about on my blog – whether...

  • Nostalgia Isn’t What It Used To Be

    27 March, 2010

    It’s been a bit of a day for nostalgia. It started even before I woke up, when I was...

  • My Friends Are Amazing

    26 November, 2009

    I’d just like to take a moment to say how amazing my friends are. It’s likely to be a...

  • Your Experience May Differ

    30 September, 2009

    To: Daniel Hill <dlh9@….> From: Dan Q <dan@….> Subject: Aberystwyth University Is Awesome! Warning: Your Experience May Differ. Dear...

  • A Day On Campus

    27 September, 2009

    I’m going to be up on the University campus all day tomorrow (Monday 28th September), helping out at the...

  • Lots Of People Visit Aberystwyth

    16 April, 2009

    Sloppy blogging, on my part, but I’ve been a busy boy lately and haven’t had time to say a...

  • Demolition Of Y Tabernacle

    11 July, 2008

    Following the fire at Y Tabernacle, Mill Street, Aberystwyth at the weekend, the decision was made that it was...

  • What I’ve Been Up To This Weekend

    27 March, 2008

    This post should have appeared on Monday 24th March 2008, but owing to technical difficulties didn’t make it online...

  • Quickly, Before They Turn The Glass Into Lesbians!

    5 November, 2007

    So, what have I been up to this weekend, you ask. Well… “Cover The Mirrors” Launch Party On Friday...

  • Aberystwyth Webcams Widget

    20 March, 2006

    There’s a reason that people shouldn’t show me new programming languages and development platforms: I try them out. Even...

  • A Bad Slogan Put To Good Use

    21 July, 2005

    My apologies to those of you to whom this means nothing. Things look better in the light of a...

  • My Final Exam… Like… Ever

    26 May, 2004

    [this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been...

  • I’m Still In Aber. Yay.

    30 March, 2004

    [this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been...

  • Gatecrashing

    13 December, 2003

    [this post was lost during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004; it was recovered on 21st March...

  • AbNib

    21 July, 2003

    As this article from the BBC and this article on icWales states,Aberystwyth is getting a sex shop (you can...

  • Pickled Eggs

    13 July, 2003

    Went for a pint with Paul and Kit at the Ship & Castle, which eventually turned into a long...

  • LiveJournals

    1 July, 2003

    Many of my friends here in Aber seem to have thier own weblogs on LiveJournal. I’m almost tempted to...