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7AUG

Everything Everything to play at Rise Bristol

The Manchester band have announced plans to play an intimate show at Bristol’s premier record shop Rise on Wednesday 23rd August, to celebrate the release of new album A Fever Dream. The development of Everything Everything has been atypically...
7AUG

Win tickets to see Grease Live in Bristol

The much-loved musical is to be performed in two showings at The Redgrave Theatre on Saturday 19th August, where ‘Grease’ is still very much the word - and we are giving away a pair of tickets! Calling all T-Birds, Pink Ladies and...
7AUG

Alligator found in the Bristol area

A young alligator was found wandering by Chew Valley Lake just outside Bristol over the weekend, with speculation rife as to how or why it got there… Three summers ago, Bristol was thrown into a furore when  images circulated around...
7AUG

Big Jeff curates evening of music at Bristol’s Arnolfini

The third and final instalment of the Arnoflini’s ‘Summer Cuts’ series this Saturday (12th August) will be curated by Bristol’s biggest music authority and all around hero, Jeffrey Johns. The third of Bristol’s three...
7AUG

Bristol branch of Rough Trade to open in place of Rise

The celebrated record store Rough Trade have announced plans to open a branch in Bristol, following the closure of Rise at the end of the summer. A new branch of Rough Trade is to open in Bristol following the closure of Rise Music on the Triangle...
4AUG

New underground music venue opens in Bristol

Zed Alley, the new venue nestled beneath the streets of central Bristol, opened its doors last month and is set to become one of the city’s most exciting musical spaces. Bristol, it seems, is a city of tunnellers, its streets underscored...
4AUG

Travel Guide for Bristol Balloon Fiesta

From Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th August The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta will feature dawn and dusk mass balloon ascents involving more than 100 balloons, as well as stunning aerial displays, a huge programme of children’s entertainment...
4AUG

New football season kicks off in Bristol tomorrow

Both Bristol City and Bristol Rovers begin their league campaigns on Saturday (5th September), with games against Barnsley and Charlton Athletic respectively. Few weekends in the sporting calendar bring more widespread excitement than the beginning...
4AUG

Bristol Sausage and Cider festival gets cooking this evening

The Bristol Sausage and Cider Festival takes over The Passenger Shed by Temple Meads today and tomorrow (4th and 5th August) for two days of bangers, booze and banging tunes. Sometimes Bristol just gets things right, by succinctly celebrating...
3AUG

Getting to know: Shotgun Barbers

Shotgun Barbers has quickly become one of the most trendy places in Bristol to get your haircut. The men's and women's hairdressers have an amazing staff and we were lucky enough to catch up with owners John McMahon and Sam Young to see exactly...
3AUG

My Bristol Food - Francesca Andrews

In our My Bristol Food series, we talk with some of the most prominent Bristol foodies around to get their take on what makes the city's culinary scene tick and also get their recommendations. This week we spoke with Francesca Andrews... Who...
3AUG

A summer of free sport in Bristol

The new Are You Game? campaign, introduced as part of Bristol’s tenure as the European City of Sport for 2017, will see over 100 free taster sessions take place this summer, offering the chance for Bristolians to try new activities. At half...
3AUG

Bristol Rugby made bookies’ favourites to win Championship

The club, who were relegated to the Greene King Championship at the end of the 2016/17 season, are the firm favourites to return to the Premiership at the first time of asking. Betway have made Bristol Rugby their favourites to win the 2017/18...
3AUG

Stage Experience - Bugsy Malone Overview at Bristol Hippodrome

Bugsy Malone has been a favourite of both adults and kids alike for many a year, and now you can experience it all over again at Bristol Hippodrome!    Book your tickets here for this Saturday It's 1929 New York City, Dandy...
2AUG

Bristol Sausage and Cider Festival arrives this weekend

The Bristol Sausage and Cider Festival will take over The Passenger Shed by Temple Meads this Friday and Saturday (4th and 5th August) for a weekend of bangers and lash. Arriving on the weekend sandwiched between UpFest, Europe’s biggest...
2AUG

Bristol’s Urban Tandoor named Best Indian in the South West

The curry house in central Bristol has picked up another accolade, winning Best Indian in the South West at the Asian Food and Restaurant Awards last night. In recent years, the laudatory decoration of Urban Tandoor has rivalled that of the most...
2AUG

Love Island's Chris to party in Bristol this Saturday

Love Island favourite Chris Hughes will swap the Balearic Islands for Bristol this weekend when he comes to party at Pryzm this Saturday night (5th August). We aren’t even banterin’!   In news that comes as a little...
2AUG

Akon to play Bristol show

The serial collaborator and noughties r’n’b sensation will return to Bristol for one night at the O2 Academy on the 4th November, as part of a wider UK tour. Nostalgia, it appears, will never go out of fashion in Bristol. Whether you’re...