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29DEC

Volunteering roles in Bristol | Winter 2020

Find out how you can support your community through the ongoing coronavirus crisis.   The coronavirus pandemic has had a huge impact on everyone in Bristol, not least the hardworking people behind the city's long list of charities,...
28DEC

Reasons to be hopeful | Bristol 2020 in Review

The city has achieved great things despite the huge difficulties posed by the coronavirus crisis.   There have been many words used to describe 2020, none of them positive. This unprecedented, challenging, difficult, tough, horrible year...
27DEC

Top 10 Bristol Tracks of 2020

We pick ten of our 2020 favourites as a difficult year for Bristol music comes to an end.   This is it - 2020 is finally nearly over, and the chance to start fresh in 2021 is almost upon us. This year has been an absolute write-off, a...
27DEC

Bristol Hippodrome closure extended until end of February 2021

Owners of The Bristol Hippodrome, Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) have announced the extension of the venue closure amid ongoing uncertainty regarding the coronavirus crisis. Shows will not take place before the end of February 2021 apart from...
23DEC

Skunk Anansie to return to Bristol in June 2021

The world-renowned four-piece will be performing at the O2 Academy as part of an extensive European tour.   Iconic British outfit Skunk Anansie will be making their welcome return to a Bristol stage next year, set to perform live at the O2...
22DEC

Mental health support services in Bristol

Find out how and where to reach out if you're struggling this winter.   We're nearing the end of an incredibly difficult year, and although an end seems to be in sight with the development and gradual rollout of a vaccine, the...
21DEC

Help Caring in Bristol support the city's homeless population this Christmas

Find out how to do your bit during the toughest time of the year for homeless people in Bristol.   While the festive period is a chance for most of us to relax, unwind and celebrate with loved ones, for thousands of people across Bristol it's...
20DEC

Free Booze delivery on Xmas Eve and for New Years Eve

BARBIE – The Bristol Association of Restaurants, Bars and Independent Establishments – have opened a pop up shop for Xmas at The Arcade in the middle of Broadmead, Bristol’s shopping centre to support venues and breweries across the...
18DEC

The Burger Joint to reopen in Bedminster this weekend

The news comes following Bristol's move from Tier 3 to Tier 2 coronavirus restrictions.   The Burger Joint have announced plans to reopen their flagship Bedminster restaurant this weekend, as hospitality businesses across the city prepare...
17DEC

Extra shows added to Bristol's drive-in Christmas panto

Treat your kids to a live show unlike any other this weekend.   Car Park Panto is all set to touch down in Bristol this weekend, bringing special performances of Horrible Histories' Horrible Christmas to a drive-in stage at Bristol Airport...
17DEC

Bristol to move into Tier 2 coronavirus restrictions from Saturday

New measures have been announced by the government as part of a nationwide review.   The government have today (Thursday 17 December) announced that Bristol and North Somerset will be moved from Tier 3 (Very High Risk) to Tier 2...
16DEC

2020/21 Festive Fixture Lists: Bristol Bears

Pat Lam's side will need to be on the top of their game throughout a busy festive period.   Bristol Bears are gearing up for three huge games in December and early January, competing in the European Champions Cup and Gallagher Premiership...
15DEC

2020/21 Festive Fixture Lists: Bristol Rovers

The Gas need to find some form to break into the top half of the League One table.   Bristol Rovers are approaching a tricky run of fixtures in their 2020/21 League One campaign, coming up against some of the top teams in the division during...
15DEC

Arnolfini launch new virtual art workshop for children and families

The We Are Family online tutorial will be free to access until the end of January 2021.   Bristol's Arnolfini have teamed up with local workshops project Let's Make Art to launch We Are Family: Hidden Self, a new virtual...
15DEC

Gloucestershire Cricket U15 squad to take part in marathon 24hr fundraiser

Gloucestershire players will be in action around the clock to raise money for the Ewing's Sarcoma Research Trust.   Members of the Gloucestershire Cricket U15 playing squad have confirmed plans for a marathon 24-hour net session early...
14DEC

The Plough reopen for takeaway and delivery

Treat yourself to a meal and a drink or two in support of a brilliant Bristol pub.   Much-loved Easton pub The Plough have officially reopened for takeaway and delivery, offering up their tasty new menu while Bristol remains under Tier 3 coronavirus...
14DEC

Shop beautiful handmade gifts this Christmas at Silver Scene

Explore Silver Scene's full range for the perfect present this Christmas.   Jewellery is an incredibly personal thing, but there are few more heartfelt and thoughtful presents than that perfect piece for a loved one at Christmas.   Based...
14DEC

2020/21 Festive Fixture Lists: Bristol City

The Robins have a great chance to get stuck into the Championship title race this month.   Bristol City's festive run of fixtures is already underway, and with five Championship matches to play across a three-week period, Dean Holden will...