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23OCT

Children's Hospice festive fundraiser set to go virtual this December

Raise vital funds for Children's Hospice South West this Christmas.   The Children's Hospice South West team have unveiled plans for the return of Santas on the Run, set to take place in a new virtual format this December amid the...
22OCT

What's On: Halloween Cinema in Bristol 2020

Catch a scary movie on a Bristol screen this year.   Popcorn at the ready! Spooky season is very nearly upon us, and with it comes an array of Halloween classics playing on cinema screens across Bristol.   No Halloween is truly...
22OCT

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020 exhibition open at M Shed

The annual showcase is back for 2020 with another stunning collection of wildlife photography.   The M Shed team have officially launched this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition, with a striking collection...
22OCT

New ethical clothing shop to open on Wapping Wharf

Shop responsibly-sourced clothing, accessories, gifts and more at Frankly.   Local ethical clothing business Frankly is set to open its first physical shop on Bristol's Wapping Wharf in the coming weeks, becoming the latest independent...
21OCT

Sample delicious vegan pizza this Autumn at Taste of Napoli

Treat yourself to an authentic Taste of Napoli at The Arcade.   Taste of Napoli have spruced up their vegan offering ahead of this year's festive season, adding even more to their hearty selection of vegan pizzas, sandwiches, gelato...
21OCT

JAVA to reopen on Park Street after years of closure

The landmark venue has been unused since it closed in 2015.   Long-standing Park Street spot JAVA is set to reopen in the coming weeks, with a new management team putting the finishing touches on the venue ahead of its official unveiling...
21OCT

Headie One to perform live in Bristol as part of 2021 UK tour

Catch the North London rapper on stage at the O2 Academy next year.   Revered rapper Headie One has confirmed a stop in Bristol as part of his upcoming UK tour, set to take him to major cities across the country in support of his recently-released,...
20OCT

Katherine Ryan to perform live standup show at the Bristol Hippodrome

Catch the renowned comedian on stage at the Hippodrome for the first time.   Katherine Ryan will be performing in Bristol next year as part of her recently-announced tour, Missus, set to take the stage at the Bristol Hippodrome on Sunday 21...
20OCT

The Gryphon reopens following successful trial run

The popular heavy metal pub is finally back in business after months of closure.   Renowned Bristol pub and much-loved heavy metal venue The Gryphon reopened to the public over the weekend, having been closed since the beginning of March due...
20OCT

Applications are open for the PRSC People's Art Fair Winter Show

Apply for the chance to showcase your work as part of a community celebration of local artists.   Applications are open for the next People's Republic of Stokes Croft (PRSC) People's Art Fair, set to take place at the organisation's...
19OCT

Madness to perform live at Westonbirt Arboretum in 2021

The iconic ska outfit are the latest act to be added to next year's Forest Live lineup.   Madness will be performing an exclusive outdoor gig in a unique woodland setting near Bristol next summer, set to play live at Westonbirt Arboretum...
19OCT

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

Find new(ish) music from IDLES, Waldo's Gift, Katy J Pearson and more in our Bristol Radio Autumn Update.   With the coronavirus pandemic wearing on and restrictions on the rise again, it looks as though we'll be waiting a while before...
19OCT

Bristol Stag and Hen launch new Life Drawing classes

Explore your artistic talent with Life Drawing classes in central Bristol.   The team behind renowned events organisers Bristol Stag & Hen are this week launching an all-new Life Drawing class for locals to try out a new skill under the...
16OCT

There's a new pop-up art gallery coming to Ashton Court in November

Browse affordable, Bristol-made art at the new temporary gallery.   The local art aficionados at Zeg's Decorative Fine Arts have unveiled plans for their first-ever contemporary pop-up gallery, set to take over Ashton Court Manor from...
16OCT

Afrobeat pioneer Dele Sosimi to perform live at Strange Brew

Tickets are moving quickly for Dele Sosimi's eagerly-anticipated return to Bristol.   Bristol party purveyors Worm Disco Club have unveiled plans for their first live event since February, bringing world-renowned Afrobeat originator Dele...
16OCT

This weekend: Trinity Centre launch outdoor Garden Sessions series

Get your hands on one of few remaining tables for this weekend's opening sets.   The Trinity Centre are ready to launch their brand-new Garden Sessions series, set to welcome some of Bristol's brightest musical talent to a new pop-up...
15OCT

The Grand Appeal to launch new sculpture trail at Cribbs Causeway

Gromit Unleashed: The Grand Adventure marks 25 years of partnership between Bristol Children's Hospital and Aardman Animations.   The Grand Appeal have unveiled plans for a brand-new, mini version of their much-loved sculpture trails to...
15OCT

Bristol City Council release short film documenting Bristol workers' responses to COVID

Find out how Bristolians are responding to the coronavirus crisis in the latest #WeAreBristol film.   Bristol City Council have released the latest film in the #WeAreBristol series, a collection of short documentaries illustrating...