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4DEC

Shop Local: Support Bristol independents this Small Business Saturday

Stay away from the big retailers and support Bristol-based businesses this weekend.   Small Business Saturday is back, and with it comes a huge nationwide push to get behind the brilliant independent businesses that exist all over the country,...
4DEC

This interactive map plots all the festive displays across Bristol & South Glos this year

Explore more than 200 hundred festive displays to add some extra sparkle to Christmas this year.   Bristol residents have come together to build an interactive map showing locations of festive displays across Bristol and South Gloucestershire,...
4DEC

December Update: Follow new releases from Bristol artists with our dedicated Spotify playlist

Discover new music from Chikaya, Elder Island, Cousin Kula and more in our Bristol Radio December Update.   Christmas is very nearly upon us, and with it comes our final Spotify playlist update of the year.   2020 has been extremely...
3DEC

The Cloak and Dagger open pop-up charity shop

The popular Cheltenham Road bar is unable to open as normal under Tier 3 restrictions.   The Cloak and Dagger have today (Thursday 3 December) opened a pop-up charity shop inside their ground floor bar space, selling a range of locally-sourced...
3DEC

The Gallimaufry launch brand-new takeaway menu

Enjoy the bar's top-notch dishes in the comfort of your own home.   The Gallimaufry have launched an all-new takeaway menu for the coming weeks, offering up a range of carefully-prepared dishes for collection as the bar itself is forced...
3DEC

Janet Devlin to perform live at The Louisiana in 2021

Catch the renowned singer-songwriter on stage next year as part of her 2021 UK tour.   Northern Irish vocalist Janet Devlin has confirmed a Bristol date for her September 2021 UK tour, her first run of live performances since 2016.   Appearing...
2DEC

Bristol Hippodrome's socially-distanced panto postponed to February 2021

Bristol's Tier 3 restrictions have forced the theatre to reschedule.   The Bristol Hippodrome's production of Robin Hood has officially been postponed, with indoor entertainment venues required to remain closed for the coming...
2DEC

Bristol City Centre BID unveil new festive light trail

Explore a series of dazzling light installations during the buildup to Christmas.   The first lights of the new Bristol ADVENTures series were switched on last night (Tuesday 1 December) as the #BristolTogether project team look to inject...
2DEC

Shop Local: The Arcade is back open for business

Support brilliant Bristol independents during this year's festive season.   The Arcade is officially back open to the public after lockdown, and with it comes the return of some of central Bristol's best-loved independent retailers,...
1DEC

Crowdfunding campaign launched to illuminate Clifton Suspension Bridge

The Visitor Centre team are hoping to 'Light the Night' as part of the #SupportOurMuseums campaign.   A crowdfunding campaign is underway to illuminate the Clifton Suspension Bridge in support of a nationwide campaign to...
1DEC

Bristol's Noods Radio launch new internship scheme

The station are on the lookout for two Label Assistants as part of their new Test Pressing project.   Noods Radio have today (Tuesday 1 December) launched Test Pressing, a new internship scheme for young people funded by Youth Music.   From...
1DEC

The Exchange to launch new live-streamed gig series

Enjoy a series of virtual gigs hosted by one of Bristol's best-loved venues.   The Exchange have announced plans for a new virtual gig series for December, January and February, inviting a selection of renowned emerging acts to perform...
30NOV

Bristol City Centre BID lead calls for extra support for hospitality businesses

The city's hospitality industry is facing more difficulty as a result of the government's Tier 3 restrictions.   Bristol's City Centre BID have officially called for 'special support' measures for retail, hospitality...
30NOV

Join Smoke and Mirrors for Virtual Comedy & Magic shows in December

Don't miss award-winning comedy and magic streaming live to your living room.   Renowned boutique theatre venue Smoke and Mirrors may still be closed as Bristol enters Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions, but as always, the show must go on.    Throughout...
30NOV

Taste of Napoli's online grocery store is up and running for the festive season

Top up your cupboards and support a local business this Christmas.   Popular city centre cafe Taste of Napoli have relaunched their online grocery store, offering everything from ground coffee and cakes to pasta and a range of condiments.   As...
27NOV

Nominate your local heroes for the 2020 Lord Mayor's Medals

Who do you think deserves to be recognised for their community work this year?   Nominations are open for this year's Lord Mayor's Medals, awarded to people in the community who have helped to improve the lives of others in and around...
27NOV

Give the gift of a Bristol Cable membership this Christmas

Support hard-hitting, independent journalism with a monthly Cable subscription.   Struggling to think of a good gift for your loved ones this Christmas? So are we, but with more pressure from advertisers and big retailers than ever before...
27NOV

Bristol's Haunted and Hidden to host weekly walking tours in December

Explore a creepy side to Bristol's history this winter.   Renowned Bristol-based history buffs Haunted and Hidden have confirmed they'll be operating their popular walking tours twice a week throughout December.   Running...