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3FEB

David Walliams' Billionaire Boy is coming to Bristol Airport this Easter

David Walliams' hit story will be coming to life on stages across the UK in April.   Bristol Airport and Car Park Party have released details for their latest drive-in stage production, set to bring David Walliams' Billionaire Boy...
2FEB

Celeste announces Bristol show as part of debut UK headline tour

The fast-rising soul singer will be performing six headline shows in spring 2022.   Emerging singer-songwriter Celeste has confirmed dates for her eagerly-awaited debut headline tour, set to take her across the UK in March and April 2022 in...
2FEB

M Shed unveil virtual events programme to mark LGBTQ+ History Month

Access panel talks, Q&A discussions and more, all for free, throughout February.   Bristol's M Shed have unveiled a new virtual events programme for February, hosting a series of online talks, panel discussions and Q&As in recognition...
2FEB

Bristol-made short film now available on Amazon Prime

Shunk Films' Hungry Joe is also in the running for several awards.   A short horror film written and produced in Bristol has been made available to stream on Amazon Prime, having won a number of awards since its 2019 release...
1FEB

Bristol Hippodrome closure extended to early April

The venue team have released a full list of rescheduled and postponed performances.   The Bristol Hippodrome is set to remain closed until at least early April, venue operators ATG have confirmed, having previously suggested they'd be...
1FEB

Love Saves The Day launch new mix series in recognition of closed Bristol venues

Tune in for a genre-spanning mix series kicked off by Bristol producer OH91.   The team behind much-loved annual festival Love Saves The Day have launched Dance Local, a monthly mix series put together to shine a light on the people and places...
1FEB

Bristol Bears record huge statement victory against local rivals Bath Rugby

Pat Lam's side dismantled their Westcountry rivals in an empty Ashton Gate Stadium.   Bristol Bears made a huge statement in this season's Gallagher Premiership campaign on Friday (29 January), as they came out 48-3 winners against...
29JAN

IDLES take over Bristol stages in new video for Independent Venues Week

The new video for 'Carcinogenic' was recorded across five of Bristol's best-loved live venues.   Revered Bristol-based band IDLES have released a brand-new video for their track 'Carcinogenic', recorded on some of...
29JAN

Bristol five-piece Goan Dogs to release debut album, Call Your Mum, in February

The band's first-ever full-length project explores a range of influences following their extended hiatus.   Bristol-based indie-pop outfit Goan Dogs are just days away from the release of their debut album, with Call Your Mum set...
29JAN

Bristol Rovers Women's 20/21 away shirt inducted into National Football Museum

The side's current away shirt has been voted among the best in the country this year.   Bristol Rovers Women's special-edition 2020/21 away shirt has been officially inducted into the UK's National Football Museum collection, described...
28JAN

Caring in Bristol deliver 150,000 free meals as part of Cheers Drive project

The charity have reached another major milestone with their innovative food delivery service.   Caring in Bristol have officially delivered an incredible 150,000 meals to vulnerable people as part of Cheers Drive, a pioneering delivery...
28JAN

Home Cocktails unveil new Valentine's Day packages

Celebrate the most romantic day of the year with an exclusive gift set.   The team behind Bristol-based delivery service Home Cocktails have unveiled a brand-new range ahead of this year's Valentine's Day, offering a selection of gift...
28JAN

The Louisiana unveil new virtual gig series for lockdown

Catch exclusive live sets from some of Bristol's most exciting emerging acts.   The Louisiana have announced plans to launch an all-new gig series this weekend, inviting an array of esteemed local acts to play virtual sets during the ongoing...
25JAN

Mid-Season Review: Bristol Rovers need to break free from relegation battle

It's vital that Rovers maintain their League One status amid the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic.   Relegation always means heartbreak for any football supporter, whether you've dropped out of the top tier or out of the...
25JAN

Smoke & Mirrors are relaunching their virtual magic lessons next month

Give your kids a gift they'll never forget this half term.   Popular live magic and boutique theatre venue Smoke & Mirrors have confirmed they'll be relaunching Magic School, a series of online classes teaching young performers...
25JAN

Meet the Bristol Brewers: Wild Beer Co

Barrel-aged and beautifully blended: Wild Beer's diverse range is certainly worth shouting about.   Bristol is home to a growing crop of dedicated, creative and fiercely independent breweries in 2021, each offering their own mix of tried-and-tested...
22JAN

Saffron unveil full lineup for 7 Days of Sound workshops

Speakers from across the electronic music community will be delivering a wide range of workshops and masterclasses.   Saffron Records have officially unveiled the full lineup for 7 Days of Sound, a week-long digital event put together to connect,...
22JAN

Sleaford Mods confirm Bristol date as part of 2021 UK & Ireland tour

Surely venues will be open by the time this one rolls around...   No-nonsense duo Sleaford Mods have announced plans for an extensive UK & Ireland tour for late 2021, taking them to an array of iconic stages alongside a selection of special...