Menter Aberystwyth is a regeneration partnership for Aberystwyth and the surrounding areas. Community Regeneration builds on the ethos of community and simply means that the people living in a defined area take direct actions to address issues affecting their community rather than have solutions imposed upon them.
June 22nd 2019 – Summer Fête
A new event for 2019 – a fun filled day in Aberystwyth with stalls, entertainment and more. We’ll be releasing more details during Spring 2019 but keep the date free in your diary! Any funds raised will be donated to the Eisteddfod Ceredigion Appeal.
June 28th 2019 – Aber First Awards 2019
The Aber First Awards are designed to acknowledge the hard work and outstanding contributions displayed by individuals, organisations, and businesses in the Aberystwyth area. Nominations now closed.
October 24th & 25th 2019 – Talking Business Conference
A new event for 2019 – join us as we host a 2 day business conference at Aberystwyth University. The conference will have a host of workshops, talks, seminars as well as networking opportunies galore.
November 30th 2019 – Light Up the Town
Our annual Light up the Town event, where we host a day of entertainment and stalls, before an ever growing Lanter Parade and turning Aberystwyth’s Christmas tree on. We’ll also be hosting Lantern Making Workshops through November 2019.
We had a record number of applications for this year's Aber First Awards, with over 200 nominations/applications put forward online. This made for a tough task for our 4 secret judges, we can assure you! Judging took place on Friday 24th May, and our judges spent the...
Menter Aberystywth is pleased to announce the inauguration of a new award: The Paul James Award, in recognition of a lifetime’s commitment to serving the community. We have received many nominations for the late Cllr Paul James to win the award for Outstanding...
Exciting news! Applications for the Aber First Awards 2019 are now OPEN! There are 13 awards in total for 2019 - each designed to reward a different category of outstanding performance together with a further Overall Business of the Year Award. Up to three finalists...