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October 01 2013 Bishopston resident changing lives with craft

Bishopston resident changing lives with craft

A Bishopston resident is turning people’s lives around in Gambia, after teaching locals how to create rugs... Read More


October 01 2013 Artists to mark Day of Dead with display on Gloucester Road

Artists to mark Day of Dead with display on Gloucester Road

Artists from Room 212 will be bringing the “Day of the Dead” to Gloucester Road this month with a themed window display and exhibition. .. Read More


October 01 2013 Host of choirs in Bishopston area helping residents find their voice

Host of choirs in Bishopston area helping residents find their voice

Choirs have enjoyed something of a resurgence in recent years, with the Military Wives advancing on the charts and the TV series The Choir finding vocal talent in the unlikeliest of places. Rebecca Day finds we are in fine voice locally, too, when she meets some of the many choirs based in and around Bishopston... Read More


October 01 2013 North Bristol restaurants earn place in Good Food Guide

North Bristol restaurants earn place in Good Food Guide

Several local restaurants were celebrating last month after making it into a prestigious food guide... Read More


October 01 2013 North Bristol Foodbank sees demand rise during summer

North Bristol Foodbank sees demand rise during summer

The number of clients visiting a foodbank in North Bristol has more than doubled since July, say volunteers. .. Read More


October 01 2013

October 2013: News from Gloucester Road Traders' Association

Traders to vote on Business Improvement District proposal and plan a Christmas window display competition.. Read More


October 01 2013

Estate agents report growth in Bishopston property market

Rising demand and growing confidence in the property market has benefited sellers in Bishopston, estate agents are reporting... Read More


October 01 2013 Campaigns to target students in Bishopston

Campaigns to target students in Bishopston

With a new year getting under way at the city’s universities, students are being urged to be good neighbours and to avoid falling victim to crime. .. Read More


October 01 2013

Former Bishopston councillor honoured with title

Former Bishopston councillor Bev Knott has been made an honorary alderman in recognition of his long service to the city council... Read More


October 01 2013

Rejection for supermarket levy campaign backed by Bishopston councillor

Moves to back a campaign to impose a levy on large retailers in the city to benefit small independent businesses have been curtailed after a full council meeting last month... Read More