To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

Latest News


June 2017

  • Bristol County Ground all set for ICC Women’s World Cup opening match23rd June 2017

    Australia are the reigning ICC Women’s World Cup champions, looking for their seventh title

    England have won the World Cup both times it has previously hosted the competition

    Bristol to host opening match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka on Saturday 24 June


  • Immigration Minister opens refurbished arrivals area at Bristol Airport23rd June 2017

    Bristol Airport’s newly expanded immigration hall, which includes 10 of the latest ePassport gates, was officially opened yesterday (Thursday 22 June) by the Immigration Minister, Brandon Lewis.


    The 10 new ePassport gates, which provide an automated, fast and secure route through...

  • Pride weekend - July 7th-9th 201723rd June 2017

    Old Market Assembly opened in 2015 and since then has established itself as part of the Old Market community. It’s a place where you can catch original performances at The Wardrobe Theatre, top quality seasonal and local lunch and dinner menus as well as a wide selection of local ales, an...

  • Bristol Learning City celebrates three silver awards for its universities and college 23rd June 2017

    The Bristol Learning City partnership is celebrating the high quality of teaching on offer at the city’s two universities and City of Bristol College as the results of the government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) are announced today (22 July).


    All three institutions...

  • Work to start on Temple Gate improvements next week23rd June 2017

    Work to remodel the Temple Circus roundabout, close to Temple Meads station, will start next week from Monday 26 June. The work will involve short sections of lane closures for initial site investigation work with the main works following from late July through to Autumn 2018.

    From Monday...

  • Start the fans please! The Crystal Maze begins 23 June - made at Bristol's Bottle Yard Studios22nd June 2017

    Devoted fans of The Crystal Maze are in for a treat this weekend as a brand new series of the show kicks off on Friday night on Channel 4, after being made at The Bottle Yard Studios in Bristol.


    The new purpose-built maze spanning over 30,000 square feet was built in previously...

  • “A future without hunger” crowdfunder - win festival tickets and help to ease a food crisis22nd June 2017

    From 20th June 2017, the sustainable development charity, Temwa, will be running an online crowdfunder to aid its ongoing response to the food crisis currently affecting large parts of northern Malawi. Since the Malawian President, Peter Mutharika, declared a state of emergency in April 2016, Temwa...

  • Bristol venue to host major lifestyle medicine conference22nd June 2017

    EEF Venues’ Clifton conference venue, Engineers’ House, is to host the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine’s (The  inaugural conference on Saturday 1st July. The conference is open to all health professionals.

    The BSLM is a multidisciplinary...

  • Bristol Airport is the starting point for an around the world adventure21st June 2017

    On Tuesday 20 June 2017 an historic Beech 18 aircraft departed from the Bristol and Wessex Aeroplane Club at Bristol Airport on the first stage of a round-the-world flight.

    Well-known local hot air balloonist and director of the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, Phil Dunnington, and his...

  • Bristol Airport strengthens planning, development and sustainability21st June 2017

    Bristol Airport has appointed Simon Earles as Planning and Sustainability Director to oversee the development of a new Master Plan to meet future demand for air travel over the next two decades and beyond. In a related move, Andrew Goodenough has been promoted to the position of Development...

  • Oh My Dog You Guys! Legally Blonde to hold open dog auditions20th June 2017

    Is your dog a budding stage star? The Bristol Hippodrome are looking for local pooches to play the role of Rufus when the National Tour of Legally Blonde comes to Bristol in October.

    The smash hit Musical based on the best loved movie follows beautiful and popular sorority sister Elle Woods...

  • Be Blown Away at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 201720th June 2017

    Over 130 hot air balloons have now entered the 2017 Bristol International Balloon Fiesta which will take place on the Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th August in partnership with Bristol Energy. 

    With balloon teams from all over the world descending on Ashton Court Estate, Bristol, visitors...

  • Foozie announces Rum Bus and Aperol Bus as well as new Gin and Prosecco dates20th June 2017

    After a 24hr sell out — Foozie’s Bus Series are back! With new dates and new partnerships to announce, Foozie will be taking over the streets of Bristol with its open-top bus to close off the summer season in style.

    Partnering up once more with 6 o’clock Gin, Foozie’s...

  • “Witch Markings” go on show19th June 2017

    Mysterious symbols and letters scratched into cave walls around 400 years ago by people warding off the evil of the Witch of Wookey Hole Caves in Somerset are to be displayed to the public for the first time.


    The marks, which lay undiscovered for hundreds of years, were first thought...

  • Managing Your Reputation Online Training Course announced15th June 2017

    Tourism Growth are bringing their popular Managing Your Reputation Online training course – specifically for hospitality, tourism and leisure businesses- to Bristol.

    The course covers the following content:

    The customer is king - the power of reviews

    Making TripAdvisor - and...

  • Simon Callow lends his support to Bristol Old Vic’s Studio Seat Appeal 14th June 2017

    Renowned Shakespearean actor and movie star, Simon Callow visited Bristol Old Vic today to see first-hand how the theatre’s multi-million pound redevelopment work was coming on and to launch the Sponsor a Seat campaign, part of the final phase of fundraising for the brand-new Studio theatre...

  • Bristol artist Jenny calls on kids to make their mark14th June 2017

    A South West artist is encouraging kids to get colourful and creative in a landmark drawing competition which gives them the chance to see their design on the side of a coach.

    Jenny Urquhart from Bristol is today launching the Colour the Coach competition in the South West on behalf of...

  • At-Bristol presents 'Dark Side of the Moon: The Fulldome Experience' in the Planetarium! 14th June 2017

    At-Bristol Science Centre have announced an exciting addition to the series of special evening events for adults, with a complete screening of ‘Dark Side of the Moon: The Fulldome Experience’, in At-Bristol’s state-of-the-art Planetarium.

    An aural and visual extravaganza,...

  • Get back to nature with a luxury overnight adventure at Wild Place Project 14th June 2017

    Lovers of the outdoors now have the unique chance to spend the night among the animals at a wildlife attraction in South Gloucestershire.

    Wild Place Project has launched a new adventure experience which offers guest an overnight stay in one of 10 luxury new en-suite cabins, with a host of...

  • MegaMorph hails the launch of surprise exhibition ‘Morph: Still Naughty at 40!’, celebrating Morph’s 40th birthday 13th June 2017

    A gentle giant by the name of MegaMorph will be touring the streets of his home city Bristol this June, to mark the launch of an exclusive exhibition by Bristol children’s hospital charity The Grand Appeal, and Aardman.

    Clocking in at a mighty three metres, MegaMorph will pound the...

Searching For Accommodation...

Show More Options