Welcome to Advancing Aberystwyth

Advancing Aberystwyth ar y Blaen are a business led organisation set up to manage the Business Improvement District for Aberystwyth. Our aim is to work collectively in representing the businesses to ensure that the town truly is a special place to live, work and visit.

So, if you are a business owner or are simply passionate about Aberystwyth, we would welcome your support in helping us to deliver exciting projects that can truly have a long lasting and positive impact on our town.

What we do

Events & Festivals

Business Events

Featured Projects

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Caru Aberystwyth

Outdoor Cinemas

Business Training

Aber Bus Tour

Aberystwyth Winterland

Aber Color Run

Cost Saving Scheme

Our Next Event

Aberystwyth Winterland & Ice Rink








Aberystwyth Winterland & Ice Rink - December 7th - January 3rd

Venue: Aberystwyth Castle & St Michaels Church

Skate by the Sea by Aberystwyth Castle! Following last year’s success, our Winterland & Ice Rink return this winter. As well as the spectacular indoor ice rink, the event features a funfair, festive food & drinks ans Santa’s Grotto. Click here for more details and to book.

Our Latest News

Upcoming Events   Venue: Aberystwyth University, (Medrus) Price ¬£10 per person Join us for our latest Buisness Networking Event in partnership with Aberystwyth Business Club where we are joined by BBC Apprentice¬†Winner Alana Spencer and hair care Expert Elinor...

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Local Businesses inspired at Networking event

Our second Business Networking Event in partnership with Aberystwyth Business Club again received a fantastic response from local businesses who benefited from valuable networking opportunities as well inspirational talks from Alana Spencer, BBC Apprentice winner and...

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Free Training Courses up and running!

We are pleased to announce that our new FREE business training programme is now up and running. In partnership with Coleg Ceredigion and Superfast Wales / Insynch, we have developed a  programme that runs through to the summer of 2020 exclusively for levy payers...

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Get in Touch


07586833249 / 07870274208

The Cambria, Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth, SY23 2AZ