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Ionawr trwm.

Posted on 1 February 2016 by Leo

Ionawr brysur! Mae o wedi fod yn Ionawr eithaf prysur iddy fi. Mi wnaeth y tymor prifysgol gorffen yn braf iawn ag mae diwedd y tymor Dolig yn wastad yn llawer o hwyl yn y brifysgol. Roedd uchafbwyntiau yn cynnwys crol dolig y Gym gym, cinio nadolig rygbi ag wrth gwrs cinio Nadolig efo ffrindiau.
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A hectic and almost dry January

Posted on 31 January 2016 by Leo

So, the inside scoop is this month has been pretty much flat out since before the new year. Term ended nicely as the weeks before Christmas are always good fun. Highlights such as the Gym gym’s (welsh speakers society) Christmas social, the rugby Christmas dinner, numerous other dinners with friends and the drive up through
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Playing for the Meds

Posted on 15 December 2015 by Leo

One of the highlights of this term has been without a doubt playing University Rugby with Cardiff Medics RFC. After a few years out from the game I was a bit reluctant about putting the boots on and trying it again but its been nothing short of a blast. Playing again has been outstanding but
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Varsity

Posted on 14 November 2014 by Iain

No, not the one you are probably thinking of or even the second one, this is the prestigious Boots Optom vs Pharmacy varsity that is now in it’s second year and happened this last weekend here in Cardiff. In this ultimate test of sporting prowess OPSOC and WPSA (the pharmacy society) battle it out for
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Aikido

Posted on 9 October 2014 by Iain

Aikido meaning “the Way of harmonious spirit” is a Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba as a way of combining his spiritual beliefs with his philosophy and martial studies – he previously trained in judo and jiu jitsu. He envisioned it as an art that practitioners could use to protect themselves but without harming
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Zeijiang University, Ni Hao!

Posted on 24 June 2014 by Ben

My study China adventure begins finally when i arrive in Hangzhou, after my short travels across Wuhan and Beijing I take up camp in my new student digs at Zeijiang University. I made it into Hangzhou station by 9pm but turns out Hangzhou is a lot busier than I was used to and so getting
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Feeling Fresh

Posted on 8 May 2014 by Ben

So university life had begun, the parents had left and I was alone. But not for long. Straight to the pub I went, any awkwardness between new housemates is soon shifted after a few drinks, with them already waiting at the bar with a pint. Now to back to Talybont Halls to meet the rest
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Last ones in bar and first ones on the lift

Posted on 25 April 2014 by Kristofer Stevens

Over Easter I was lucky enough to spend not one, but TWO amazing weeks in the French Alps, albeit with quite different outcomes. The first week was in the picturesque chocolate box snowy resort of St Foy, where I’ve been going with my family for years. The pistes were virtually empty, the weather was simply
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