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15SEP

7 things to do this week in Bristol

Get ready for vibrant virtual events, great weather and a drive-in cinema.    This week in Bristol, a drive-in cinema arrives at Filton Airfield, and a beloved BS6 pub celebrates its 6th birthday with a comedy night.   Online,...
15SEP

Shakeaway launches limited edition autumn menu

Summer may be almost over, but it's not all doom and gloom inside The Arcade shopping quarter.    Autumn is very nearly upon us, and what better way to ring in the new season than with the launch of an all-new, limited edition milkshake...
15SEP

Celebrate Second Hand September with The Arcade

Repair old clothes with Needle & Thread or invest in vintage fashion at Sobey's.    Oxfam's Second Hand September is in full swing. The celebratory month encourages participants to pledge to shop only second hand for 30 days...
15SEP

Arnolfini to host special Helena Appio film screening in October

Take in two intriguing short films alongside the museum's headline exhibitions.   The Arnolfini have announced plans to screen two short documentaries in October, playing two Helena Appio films in the Dark Studio during...
14SEP

BCfm to launch new local oral history podcast

Delve into Bristol neighbourhoods with the new ’12 Communities 1 Bristol’ podcast series.    A new local oral history podcast tells stories of hip-hop from Knowle, bee conservation in St George and a female...
14SEP

Delve into Bristol history and identity with M Shed’s ‘Brizzle Week’

Join Bristol history museum M Shed in exploring local identity and lingo with 'Brizzle Week'.    Is Bristol unique? Is it possible to define being a Bristolian?   These are the sort of questions M Shed will ask during...
14SEP

Watch a film documenting Thekla’s £1m renovation via live stream

The short film features interviews with Roni Size and IDLES bassist Dev.   The Thekla team have announced plans to host a special live-streamed film screening this week, showing a short documentary that followed the progress of the venue's...
14SEP

The Crofters Rights to reopen this Friday

The popular Stokes Croft venue will reopen with a sit-down party hosted by Distilled Music.   The team behind The Crofters Rights have revealed they're finally ready to reopen this Friday, following months of closure as a result of the...
11SEP

6 things to do this weekend in Bristol

Get out and about in Bristol this weekend.   Entertainment is slowly but surely returning to Bristol, with venues across the city tentatively reopening following months of closure and uncertainty.    Today (Friday...
10SEP

Get to know Bristol City's latest signings

The Robins have bolstered their squad with five new signings ahead of the 2020/21 season.   Bristol City are fast approaching the opening of the 2020/21 Championship season, with just two days to go until they kick off against Coventry City...
10SEP

Explore Bristol city centre with new ‘Follow your Heart’ trails

The trails were hand-painted overnight by twelve members of the Upfest crew.    One thousand colourful hearts have been painted across the city centre to form a new series of trails.   The trails guide visitors around the city...
10SEP

Lost and Grounded’s BS4 taproom to reopen

The popular Bristol brewery was established in 2016.    Lost and Grounded has announced it will reopen its Bristol taproom next week.    On Friday 18 September, the Brislington taproom will be open from 10:00 until...
10SEP

What to expect at this weekend’s Bristol Craft Beer Festival

The festival returns the Lloyds Amphitheatre this weekend for the fifth year running.    Bristol Craft Beer Festival is taking place this weekend, from Friday 11 September to Sunday 13 September.   It’s one of the...
9SEP

Bauble blowing at Bristol Blue Glass is back

Try your hand at city’s long-established glassmaking tradition.    Did you know? Bristol has a glassmaking tradition which stretches back centuries, and Bristol Blue Glass has been keeping it alive since 1988.   With...
9SEP

There's a new bottomless brunch deal at Bambalan

Enjoy a brunch dish and bottomless bubbly every Sunday at the BS1 bar and kitchen.   Bambalan has officially launched a brand-new Bam Boozy Brunch service, the latest Bristol spin on the classic bottomless brunch offer.   With...
9SEP

Top comedians to feature in virtual fundraiser in aid of Slapstick Festival

Jo Brand, Harry Hill and Frankie Boyle are among those taking part in aid of the Bristol silent comedy festival.   Based in Bristol, Slapstick is an annual celebration of silent and classic screen comedy.   The 2020 edition of...
9SEP

Registration now open for Penny Brohn UK's charity walk

The Bristol-based charity is going remote with this year's Stomp fundraiser.   Penny Brohn UK has officially opened registrations for this year's Stomp, a sponsored walk organised to raise funds for the ongoing...
8SEP

7 things to do this week in Bristol

It's another busy week in Bristol.   As pupils return to school and some return to the office, events and entertainment in Bristol is ramping up again.    It's all with the help of social distancing and new safety...