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9NOV

Catch a range of silent and noir films all over Bristol this month

Celebrating the rich history of cinema, South West Silents and sister project Film Noir UK are screening a selection of classic films at some of Bristol’s best venues throughout November and December.   The run of films begins this...
9NOV

Just two weeks until Bristol Old Vic’s The Nutcracker takes to the stage

It’s not long until the festive season descends on Bristol once again and that can only mean one thing, Bristol Old Vic will soon be opening its annual Christmas show.   The Nutcracker opens in Bristol on Thursday 24 November and closes...
8NOV

Where to watch World Cup 2022 in Bristol

The World Cup is, weirdly, just around the corner and it's time to start making plans for where to watch it, so we've taken a look at some of the best Bristol pubs and bars showing all the action live from Qatar.   Let's be...
8NOV

England are set to play at Ashton Gate in February

Still riding high off the back of their EURO 2022 success in the summer, the Lionesses will be heading to Bristol early next year to face Belgium in the Arnold Clark Cup.   England will take on Belgium at Ashton Gate on Wednesday 22 February.   Having...
7NOV

Getting to know The Room Above - with Harry Allmark & Alex Stevens

On the day of the their grand re-opening last October, we met up with The Room Above to chat about what they're all about, what's new - and what's happening in the future.   Who are you guys – and what is the Room Above?   HARRY:   I’m...
7NOV

Friendly Records to host discussion about art school creativity from punk to new wave

This Thursday 10 November will see Friendly’s own bartender, shopkeeper and right-hand man in conversation with multi-genre musician and university lecturer Dr Simon Strange, author of Blank Canvas.   Blank Canvas paints a vivid portrait...
7NOV

Disney's The Lion King is back in Bristol for summer 2023

With an immensely successful production history in Bristol, the adored Disney classic will be roaring back into the city's largest theatre venue next summer.   The internationally acclaimed stage adaptation of Disney's The Lion...
4NOV

Bristol duo DRAG find love at prom in new video for ‘Let’s Make Out’

The Bristol-based synth-pop band first released ‘Let’s Make Out’ back in September but have today released the accompanying video that sees them team up with local director Jack Hackett.   Filmed at much-loved Bristol venue...
4NOV

A host of exciting artists have been announced for Bristol Takeover at Bristol Beacon

Taking place in the foyer of the massive venue later this month, Bristol Takeover is returning once again to showcase an unmissable programme of local bands, DJs, musicians and future stars.   The event will take place at Bristol Beacon between...
3NOV

TOMORROW: Still tickets left for Downend Round Table Firework Display 2022

Bonfire night is just around the corner and firework displays all over Bristol are beginning to sell out, however, there’s still a chance to secure entry to one of the city’s biggest.   Downend Round Table Firework Display is...
3NOV

Brunel’s SS Great Britain to run special Victorian Christmas Weekends next month

For two weekends only in December 1800s themed Christmas celebrations are planned to take place at one of Bristol’s star attractions with a whole host of seasonal characters present.   The SS Great Britain’s Victorian Christmas...
2NOV

Motion announces massive New Year’s Eve event curated by Eats Everything

If you’re looking for a late-night party to see through the year, then Motion might well be the spot for you with global star Eats Everything presenting a night where no music is off limits.   NYE – Eats Everything Presents: History...
2NOV

Not long left to catch Disney's Beauty and the Beast in Bristol

Running since September, the Hippodrome show of this beloved 'tale as old as time' has proved an undisputed hit with Bristol musical fans, however, it is almost time for the production to reach its grand climax.   The Hippodrome's...
2NOV

Smoke & Mirrors announce Christmas plans

Christmas is on the way – the most magical time of the year. So what better time to see some actual magic?   Denmark St’s Smoke & Mirrors – a ‘theatre pub’ focusing on magic & comedy – have announced...
2NOV

The Source Trade Show 2023 - November 2nd Press Release

Take a bite out of the best the South West has to offer! Hale Events’ trade shows can help your business succeed in 2023. With 2022 already ending, it's time to plan how you will find ingredients for your new menus, the best retail food and...
1NOV

A new collaborative community mural has been unveiled in St Pauls

A joint effort between Brighter Places, HazardOne and Upfest, this eye-catching, large-scale street artwork is inspired by the memories and words of the local community.   The mural is located on Lower Ashley Road in St Pauls on the side of...
1NOV

Bristol’s very own Shaun the Sheep is coming home next month… With a live orchestra

This November, Carrot Productions and Aardman are collaborating to present the world premiere of Shaun the Sheep in Concert in one of Bristol’s most famous buildings.   Two performances of Shaun the Sheep in Concert will take place at...
31OCT

Branch Cider launches crowdfunder to save local apples

Abbott’s Leigh’s Far Orchard is wasting away – but a local cidermaker is stepping in.   Far Orchard is the closest cider orchard to Central Bristol, planted in 1951 by Redvers Coates of Coates Cider. Coates was a major 20th...