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16JUN

The Television and Movie Store opens in The Galleries

A new store stocking all-things pop culture has opened in The Galleries.    Following the success of its Cardiff shop, which opened in 2007, The Television and Movie Store has opened in The Galleries.   A specialist retailer,...
15JUN

Independent shopping quarter The Arcade reopens to the public

Broadmead’s historic shopping quarter has reopened with a new mural and social distancing measures.    In the heart of Bristol’s shopping district, Broadmead, you’ll find The Arcade: a Grade II listed shopping quarter.   It...
15JUN

The Galleries has reopened to shoppers - what you need to know

The Galleries shopping centre in Broadmead, which is home to 70 different stores and retailers, has reopened to the public.    The Galleries has reoepend with adjusted opening hours. For now, it will be open from Monday to Saturday...
15JUN

The Lazy Dog to reopen with new daily food menu

The popular Bishopston pub is set to reopen for takeaway food and drinks this week.   The Lazy Dog have confirmed that they'll be reopening tomorrow (Tuesday 16 June) following a lengthy closure as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.   The...
15JUN

How to support Bristol's night time economy during coronavirus crisis

It could be months before businesses across the city are able to operate at full capacity.   As shops start to reopen and businesses up and down the UK push to continue trading, it's easy to forget that we're still very much in the...
12JUN

Lineup revealed for Bristol Takeover Online Pt 2

Colston Hall’s digital music festival in aid of Music Venue Trust’s national #SaveOurVenues campaign returns next weekend, on Saturday 20 June.    The lineup for the second instalment of Bristol Takeover Online, a live-streamed...
12JUN

Tonight: don't miss The Big Fat 80s Quiz in support of The Chelsea Inn

The Bristol-based Big Fat Virtual Pub Quiz team are hosting an 80s-themed quiz in support of struggling Easton pub The Chelsea Inn.   Having been hosting weekly quiz nights and raising money for a range of charitable causes since the beginning...
12JUN

Society Café reopens for takeaway orders

The popular harbourside café is back open for business.    Society Café, a popular harbourside coffee shop and café, reopened to the public yesterday for takeaway orders.   Operating with a slightly reduced...
12JUN

Suncraft to reopen for takeaway

The popular plant-based and gluten free eatery returns next week.    Suncraft on Gloucester Road has said it will reopen for take-out orders next week, on Thursday 18 June.    Following increased lockdown measures...
12JUN

Bristol organisations get behind national #RaiseTheBar campaign

So far, several local organisations and established have backed the campaign which is warning of mass redundancies in retail, hospitality and leisure.    #RaiseTheBar is a national campaign calling on the government to...
11JUN

Bristol Rovers confirm refund scheme following cancellation of League One season

The club have confirmed that refunds will be available to fans who had bought tickets for any of their four remaining matches.   Bristol Rovers have officially launched a refund process for fans this week, after teams voted to end the League...
11JUN

Shop Local: Gadelles Vintage Jewellery launch online store

Find unique gift ideas or something for your collection from the Bristol-based vintage jewellery store.   Local vintage jewellery outlet Gadelles have officially launched their online store, stocking a stellar range of vintage and designer...
11JUN

Left Handed Giant to reopen for takeaway this weekend

The Finzels Reach brewpub will be back open for business from tomorrow (Friday 12 June).   The team behind the popular city-centre brewpub Left Handed Giant confirmed on social media that they'll be reopening tomorrow, running a takeaway...
10JUN

Basement 45 launch lockdown live stream series

Owner Mark Davis kicked off the new mix series over the weekend.   Basement 45 have launched a brand-new live-stream series on their Facebook page, set to feature a wide range of sounds and styles from a selection of guest DJs over the next...
10JUN

How to support Bristol record stores during the coronavirus outbreak: links and updates

Here's a long list of Bristol record stores, how they're tackling the obstacles raised by coronavrius, and how you can support them through the pandemic.    It’s obvious: among other things, to support...
10JUN

Bristol Zoo and Wild Place announce plans to reopen

Bristol Zoo Gardens has said it expects to reopen the Wild Place Project, followed by Bristol Zoo, soon.    Bristol Zoo Gardens have released a statement today (Wednesday 10 June) confirming that they have started planning...
9JUN

Local food wholesaler Arthur David launch home delivery website

Get your weekly shop delivered straight to your door with Arthur David's new and easy to use website: Arthur David at Home.    Established in 1962, Arthur David is an independent and family-run food wholesale...
9JUN

Chicago The Musical is coming to the Bristol Hippodrome

Exciting news: hit musical Chicago is going on a U.K. theatre tour in 2021, and it’s stopping off in Bristol.    As part of an extensive U.K. tour, the 1996 production of Chicago The Musical is set to enjoy a 6-night run at the...