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15OCT

Smoke & Mirrors launch new online magic classes for budding young performers

Give your kids a gift they'll never forget this Autumn.   Popular magic and boutique theatre venue Smoke & Mirrors have officially launched Magic School, their new online classes dedicated to teaching young performers all the tricks...
14OCT

Bristol breweries come together for huge competition draw

Get your hands on more than 100 beers from some of the city's best-loved producers.   A selection of Bristol's top breweries have joined forces this week to put together a huge prize draw, giving one lucky winner the chance to win...
14OCT

St Pauls Carnival launch 2020 Black History Month programme

Events running throughout October will explore Carnival as a form of resistance.   The St Pauls Carnival CIC have officially launched their Black History Month programme for 2020, having kicked things off yesterday (Tuesday 13 October)...
14OCT

Bristol Bears 2020/21 Home, Away and European kits on sale now

The eye-catching designs for the upcoming season were unveiled by the club this week.   Bristol Bears have officially released their full range of kits for the 2020/21 season, as they prepare to keep the pressure on at the top of the...
13OCT

Bristol independents dump kilos of surplus ice in protest against government curfew

The protest was the latest of several demonstrations as part of the nationwide #CancelTheCurfew campaign.   Independent business owners from across Bristol took to College Green yesterday (Monday 12 October) to dump kilos of surplus...
13OCT

Sophie Ellis-Bextor to perform live in Bath as part of 2021 tour

Catch the multi-award-winning singer-songwriter on stage next year at The Bath Forum.   Sophie Ellis-Bextor has added a Bath show to her upcoming Kitchen Disco tour, set to take her to major cities and intimate stages across the UK in May...
13OCT

Central Bristol illuminated red once again in support of #WeMakeEvents campaign

Over 200 events professionals welcomed The Survival Tour to the city amid the ongoing campaign.   Members of Bristol's events industry came together yesterday in support of the #WeMakeEvents campaign, greeting The Survival Tour cycling...
12OCT

Take go-karting to a whole new level at Bristol's Absolutely Karting

Quench your need for speed this Autumn with a session at Bristol's premier go-karting venue.   Absolutely Karting are taking bookings for their busy Autumn 2020 season, offering up a wide range of sessions for drivers of all abilities...
12OCT

The Cloak & Dagger launch brand-new Quiz Nights

Put your knowledge to the test this week at The Cloak & Dagger.   The team behind popular Cheltenham Road bar and venue The Cloak & Dagger have confirmed a date for the first edition of their new Quiz Nights, set to take place...
12OCT

This handy shopping guide lists all the independents in and around Broadmead

Get to know central Bristol's local businesses during the buildup to this year's festive season.   The Bristol Shopping Quarter have released an alphabetised guide to the city centre's independent businesses, making it easier...
9OCT

M Shed to host free virtual talk on media representation of the St Pauls riots

Join historian Roger Ball as he dissects the accounts of a pivotal moment in Bristol's history.   The M Shed have opened registrations for a free talk on the events and aftermath of the 1980s St Pauls riots, set to take place via Zoom...
9OCT

The Old Bookshop launch new pizza menu

Get great deals on top-notch pizza at the popular North Street pub.   The Old Bookshop have officially launched their brand-new pizza menu, with Slice Pizzeria set to serve up a range of delicious dishes from 12:00-21:00 every Thursday, Friday...
9OCT

Bristol trio Black Flies team up with The Louisiana for 360-degree VR performance

The band took the stage in aid of the nationwide #SaveOurVenues campaign.   Bristol outfit Black Flies have today (Friday 9 October) released footage of an exclusive live performance of their track 'Wolves at the Door', recorded in...
8OCT

TAP for Bristol raises over £30,000 for homeless charities in its first year

The contactless donation points were set up across central Bristol in 2019.   The TAP for Bristol contactless donation scheme has raised more than £30,000 for local homeless charities in its first year, organisers have revealed.   Located...
8OCT

There's a drive-in Christmas panto coming to Bristol Airport this year

Christmas cancelled? Oh no, it isn't!   Car Park Panto will be touching down in Bristol this festive season, bringing a special performance of Horrible Histories' Horrible Christmas to a drive-in stage at Bristol Airport on Saturday...
8OCT

Show of Strength resume Bristol walking tours

The renowned theatre company are finally returning to the streets of Bristol.   Bristol's Show of Strength Theatre Company have officially restarted their programme of award-winning walking tours, inviting locals and visitors to learn...
7OCT

This weekend: Flipside to launch Sunday Service series

Enjoy craft beers, cocktails and top-notch DJ sets every Sunday at the Whiteladies Road bar.   Flipside Cocktail Club are ready to launch their brand-new Sunday Service series this weekend, serving up a range of food and drinks accompanied...
7OCT

Bristol poet Shagufta Iqbal produces new work for World Mental Health Day

The poem was written as part of a citywide celebration of Bristol's literary heritage.   Bristol poet and Writer-in-Residence at Glenside Hospital Museum, Shagufta Iqbal, has finished work on a new poem as part of A Poetic City, a...