Bristol Art and Photography

  • Figures suggest homelessness has doubled since the implementation of austerity by David Cameron’s Conservatives in 2010 (statistic via Crisis, see below), ...
    2 years ago
  • https://www.facebook.com/events/1633204963572616/
    3 years ago
  • We now have a new website with an integrated blog! We will no longer be updating this blog, so please check the new site for all our updates>> weaponofchoi...
    6 years ago
  • Water Processing, originally uploaded by yetanotherdave. Filed under: Photo of the day
    8 years ago
  • Recently, with the No Tesco campaign going on where Jesters used to be on Cheltenham Road, a load of these stencils have been appearing up and down the Glo...
    8 years ago

Bristol Culture and Media Blogs

  • Director, producer, and screenwriter Jeff Dowson, has added novelist to his string of titles recently and has launched his second series of books set in Br...
    1 day ago
  • A bit of a call-back to an earlier Wikipediaphile entry, this – ten years ago my interest was piqued by mention of the ‘Jewish Autonomous Oblast’; this tim...
    5 weeks ago
  • Anyone with an interest in the history of women's suffrage in the UK will surely have come across historian and writer Elizabeth Crawford. Her two key bo...
    1 month ago
  • A trip to beautiful Kensington Palace is always a massive high point of the year for me as I love visiting it so much. It’s just such a beautiful old build...
    2 years ago

Bristol Cycling

  • The road section out of Niihama is busy and not the most scenic and it is a relief to turn onto quieter suburban roads with beautifully manicured gardens. ...
    2 weeks ago
  • A quick note from the organisers -Adam and Steve- to say thank you for turning up. Twenty people all in, including Owen, a seven year old, whose participat...
    7 years ago

Bristol Fashion.

  • It’s time for another moving abroad post and this one is very dear to my heart. Perhaps you’re not a big fan of Christmas, perhaps you don’t celebrate it...
    1 year ago
  • Yes, that's right - Hip Shapes And Bristol Fashion has a new name and a fancy new look. [image: http://www.stylestudsandlace.com] Just click here to be ...
    4 years ago

Bristol Feminism

  • A dream come true! I got interviewed on BBC Women's Hour! Me and Cath Bore are about 7 minutes in.
    5 months ago
  • The closure of Hooters in Bristol on Monday has been attracting attention on blogs as well as news sites. Here are some of the links: Sian and Crooked Rib ...
    6 years ago

Bristol Food and Drink Blogs

  • As of Wednesday, May 23rd, Vietnamese food lovers will be able to get their fix when visiting Broadmead, thanks to the arrival of BIG BAÖ. The post BIG B...
    2 days ago
  • If you like real chai, you have try Hot Earth chai. Disclaimer: I am writing this blog post fuelled by Hot Earth chai but for no other gain. Thorsten email...
    5 weeks ago
  • Address: Ring O Bells, Compton Martin, Bristol, BS40 6JE (Website) Entry Price/Session times: Sun 6th May: 12pm onwards (£3 daytime session/£29.95 evening ...
    1 month ago
  • *Date and Time:* Sunday 27 September 2015, 15:30 *Name of Establishment:* Fishers Restaurant *Location:* 35 Princess Victoria Street, Clifton *Reason for Vis...
    2 years ago
  • Bath restaurant Menu Gordon Jones has won the prestigious title of South West Readers’ Restaurant of the Year by Waitrose Good Food Guide 2015. To qualify f...
    3 years ago
  • This will be the final “L Chef” column. This is not, by any means, because I have nothing left to learn. Anyone who has read about my kitchen experiments o...
    6 years ago

Green Bristol

  • Residents parking schemes are a way of regulating and controlling parking in particular places where a need is established. In cities especially they are ...
    2 months ago
  • *What a dog's breakfast they're making of the Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone. Here's the latest of a string of lost opportunities.... * A couple of key cycl...
    2 years ago
  • Chris Hutt passed away late February / early March 2010, aged 59 years. His funeral was held at Canford Crematorium on the 30th April 2010. I adapted and de...
    8 years ago
  • Hallelujah! The long-awaited consultation on the sale/lease of public land to property developers Squarepeg has finally begun. And when some poor PhD stude...
    9 years ago

Bristol Literature.

  • In all the commemoration of the First World War, and the inevitable political spats, there’s been a great deal of talk from various folks wanting to use it...
    3 years ago

Bristol Local Issues and Politics

  • Is this car GK06AUN, pictured one morning in Clifton (1) turning on the wrong side of the road (2) parked? The correct answer is: it makes no difference. On...
    2 days ago
  • Naming places and objects can be a political minefield. Whether it’s a polar exploration ship or a Bristol shopping centre, letting the public suggest a n...
    1 month ago
  • Lloyds Pharmacy in the heart of Westbury on Trym has closed its doors for the last time today. Workmen arrived at the store in Carlton Court to remove ...
    1 year ago
  • *THE CASE FOR ROMAN AND EARLY SAXON BEDMINSTER AND THE ROMAN ROAD FROM THE MENDIPS TO BEDMINSTER.* When people are asked about the history of Bedminster, ...
    5 years ago
  • The landowner Houshang Jafari is attempting to challenge the decision making process of Bristol City Council in their declaration of Grove Wood ...
    5 years ago
  • Simply Southville popped in to the new Mud Dock Deli that has just opened the other side of Gaol Ferry Bridge. Not only is this a welcome addition to the l...
    5 years ago
  • All of the limited edition mugs were sold within 3 days… So all the funds necessary to pay the costs owed to Bristol City Council have been raised. Payment...
    6 years ago
  • Hi all. If you were checking this blog you might notice that its been a bit quiet of late here. Well, shit happens in life and I've been busy on other stuf...
    6 years ago
  • Dear Stokes Croftians, Bristolians and other readers… This blog is on a temporary hiatus while we work on developing and launching an exciting new digital ...
    6 years ago
  • Yesterday a motion committing the Green Party to resistance to and no collaboration with the cuts was defeated at our spring conference in Cardiff yesterda...
    7 years ago
  • Now blogging over at *this site*. Everything will be transferred over once I work out how to do it. *Kerry McCarthy* www.Kerry-McCarthy.blogspot.com www.K...
    8 years ago

Bristol Miscellaneous Blogs.

Bristol Music Blogs

  • Here’s a neat piece of programming. Mammal Hands are everybody’s favourite spiritual jazz/trance/folk/electronica/minimalist (what else have you got?) trio...
    3 days ago
  • "I arrived with the crew on the Monday and already felt preying eyes. The ground still stank of the decadence and depravity from equestrian parties and tro...
    2 years ago
  • Mainly thanks to their first two superlative albums, Jazzie B’s Soul II Soul soundsystem have become something of a British institution. There was a lo...
    3 years ago
  • Goatlab Radio returns after a year of silence! Thank you for all the kind words and pestering emails asking “When are you going to do another radio show?...
    6 years ago
  • Been dancing around this all week, undecided whether to go for a lengthy narrative exposition of the events of three sweltering days spent folkin' around...
    7 years ago

Bristol Parenting

  • Mersina was so cute today. She would bring me her little ladybug backpack with the harness; indicate she wanted the straps placed over her shoulders and th...
    6 years ago

Bristol Ranting

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