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15AUG

Tom's Family Fun Day & Dog Show | Sunday 27 August 2017

Tom's Family Fun Day & Dog Show is an upcoming charity event in aid of Tom, a Bristolian recently diagnosed with stage four stomach cancer. It takes place on Sunday 27th August at Vassals Park in Bristol.  Tom has been...
14AUG

Solve a murder mystery at the Bristol Hippodrome

The Bristol Hippodrome will raise the curtain on their best-kept secret when they host a murder mystery supper on Friday 25th August. Do you fancy yourself as something of a Sherlock Holmes or Hercule Poirot? Or do you have much more of the Morse...
14AUG

Charlie Sloth to host Bristol results night

The Radio 1Xtra DJ will be calling the shots and spinning the tunes at Ramshackle’s A Level Results party at Bristol’s O2 Academy on Thursday 17th August. For better or for worse, the evening of your A Level results should be spent...
14AUG

This week at Bristol’s Smoke and Mirrors

Smoke and Mirrors is Bristol's premier magical bar and theatre, hosting an array of outstanding shows to which people have been flocking for some time now, and with the shows they are hosting this week it really is no surprise!  Tonight...
14AUG

Shotgun Barbers – Bristol’s independent hairdressers

Shotgun Barbers have recently opened their second branch in Bristol, with a salon just off the Bear Pit complementing the flagship joint on Cotham Hill. Shotgun rules, ok.   John McMahon and Sam Young have together made one of the coolest...
11AUG

Enjoy fish and chips aboard The Matthew in Bristol

This authentic maritime experience, taking place on Thursday 31st August, will allow you to enjoy sea shanties and a fish supper on the deck of The Matthew, Bristol’s favourite tall ship. Calling all sirens and salty, salty sea dogs!   The...
11AUG

Bristol Bike Show to take place at Seamus O'Donnell's

The fair, which draws two wheel enthusiasts and petrol heads from all over the South West, will skid back into its home of Seamus O'Donnell's St Nicholas Market next Saturday (19th August). Dust off your leathers and flick up those...
11AUG

New Bristol Rugby signing breaks world transfer records

Former All Black Charles Piutau will join Bristol Rugby at the beginning of the 2018/19 new season, where his reported annual salary of £1million will make him the highest-paid player in world rugby. Bristol Rugby have broken world rugby...
10AUG

Loyle Carner to play at Bristol's O2 Academy

Sound of 2016 shortlister and Mercury-nominated Loyle Carner will swing by Bristol for an evening at the O2 Academy on Wednesday 4th October, smack-bang in the middle his autumn UK tour.  For some time, silver-tongued...
10AUG

Bristol to host power ballads night tomorrow

Ultimate Power, a club night dedicated solely to power ballads, will take over The Fleece in Bristol tomorrow night (11th August). Be real now - is there a better type of song than a power ballad?   You know the ones: the numbers which...
10AUG

New dessert emporium to open in central Bristol

A new store call Sprinkles Gelato is to open on Bristol’s Harbourside next month, offering its customers the opportunity to succinctly satisfy their sweet teeth. It is a little-observed fact that ‘stressed’ backwards spells ‘desserts’,...
9AUG

A six-point guide to the Bristol Balloon Fiesta

The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta returns to Ashton Court tomorrow, bringing with it four days of tremendous spectacle and activity. Below is our guide to getting the most out of the aviator-aimed celebration.   Balloons,...
9AUG

Bristol to host bottomless retro crisps pop-up

Taking place in two instalments on the 30th August and the 6th September, Foozie’s Retro Crisp Pop-Up will provide ticket holders with a bottomless buffet of over 30 different types of crisps – as well as an unlimited supply of buttered bread… The...
8AUG

Take Me Out is looking for Bristol singletons

The ITV dating show, hosted by Paddy McGuinness, is preparing for a new series – and wants Bristol's eligible bachelors and bachelorettes to take part. No likey, no lighty! Take Me Out is back and its producers want Bristol’s...
8AUG

Promising weather forecast for Bristol Balloon Fiesta

The spectacular Bristol International Balloon Fiesta returns to Ashton Court from Thursday – and the weather (touch wood) looks like it will be largely suitable for flight. The third of Bristol’s three main ‘B’s (alongside...
8AUG

Bubble Rush in Bristol for Children's Hospice South West

The 5K fun run, organised by Children’s Hospice South West, will take place around the Somerdale Pavilion just outside Bristol next month on Saturday September 2nd and is still accepting applicants - but don’t be afraid to get wet! Usually...
8AUG

Jeremy Corbyn to visit Bristol this week

The Labour leader will speak to an audience of party members at Filton on Friday, making his first visit to Bristol since the General Election on the 8th June. Jeremy Corbyn is to speak in Bristol this week, it has been confirmed by local news...
8AUG

Rare ‘pink rainbow’ appears over Bristol

The uncommon astrological phenomenon was spotted in the skies above Bristol as the sun set yesterday evening, making for a spectacle of rare natural beauty. A pink rainbow appeared in the skies above Bristol yesterday as the sun set, and was subsequently...