News In Brief

£25,000 boost for Avon Riding Centre

Oct 27 2017

Avon Riding Centre for the Disabled is to receive a £25,000 Community Award from the Freemasons following an unprecedented public vote. ... Read More

Why we should love our eight-legged friends

Oct 27 2017

Experts at Bristol Zoo Gardens want to dispel the myths surrounding spiders, and explain why people should appreciate these innocent invertebrates. ... Read More

Beat the autumn blues with a bit of FrenchBeat the autumn blues with a bit of French

Oct 27 2017

Alliance Française de Bristol has plenty to keep you entertained this term. ... Read More

Feel the Warmth campaign

Oct 27 2017

The Abbeyfield Society rolled out its new Feel the Warmth campaign to mark Older People’s Day on October 1st. ... Read More

Green MEP calls for ban on harmful pesticide

Oct 27 2017

EU ministers decide on October 25 whether to impose a Europe-wide ban on glyphosate or renew its licence.... Read More

Gloucester Road art print gets an update

Oct 27 2017

A fundraising limited edition print of the Gloucester Road has hit the 'refresh' button. To acknowledge the changing nature of the famous road, from Zetland Road to Somerville Road, an updated version has been released.... Read More

Traders' news from GRE&T

Oct 27 2017

GRE&T (Gloucester Road Enterprise & Trade) is a voluntary association for all Gloucester Road shops and businesses, from the Arches to Filton Avenue, but particularly representing those operating above Pigsty Hill.... Read More

Shop till you drop - it's for a worthy cause!

Oct 27 2017

The perfect place for all your Christmas shopping – it’s St Peter’s Hospice’s annual Christmas Market! It returns to the magical Great Hall at Bristol Grammar School, University Road, off the Clifton Triangle on Saturday 18 November with doors opening at 10.30am.... Read More

New Bristol Pound app bypasses the banks to boost our local economy

Oct 27 2017

The Bristol Pound is launching a new mobile app, unveiling the next exciting chapter for the city’s own dedicated currency. ... Read More

Room to Care Appeal aims to build a 21st-century hospice for Bristol

Oct 27 2017

Actress Caroline Quentin launched an appeal at the beginning of October to help Bristol’s only adult hospice fund the multi-million pound redevelopment of its Inpatient Unit, ensuring continuing provision of outstanding care to patients and families in the city.... Read More