Culture

Balloon Fiesta:
40 factoids for 40 years

When people think of this neck of the woods, they think of hot air balloons. Fact. Having been a silky part of the city fabric for decades, Bristol Internationa...

Interview: Gabrielle

Crystal Rose meets the soulful Brit singer-songwriter ahead of her visit to Trinity, Bristol on 2 September Welcome back! After 11 years, you’re about to rel...

Review: Birdsong at
Bristol Old Vic

Jessica Hope reviews the stage adaptation of Sebastian Faulks’ Birdsong, on at Bristol Old Vic until Saturday 14 July Following its release in 1993, Sebastian ...

WG Grace: Bristol Baller

His life may have been bookmarked by violent events but WG Grace enjoyed a life of free-spirited exuberance, that of the gentleman cricketer. Words by Stephen R...

Gromit Unleashed 2:
Time for walkies

Unleashed once more, Gromit is out and about in Bristol for another summer – but this time he’s got company... Find out how The Grand Appeal has upped the arts ...

Bristol actor and producer: Guy Potter

Hopping from Hollywood blockbuster to Hollywood blockbuster and back to Bristol again: local actor and producer Guy Potter You might have seen Steven Spielbe...

Interview: A Case of Mania

Lizzie Lloyd meets the local artist whose work created quite the stir at this year’s Oscars Andrew Mania is a Bristol-based artist who recently sparked much ...

Ticket to ride: The Bristol Grand Prix

Lawrie Jones looks forward to a most exciting event in the summer cycling calendar: The Bristol Grand Prix On Sunday 8 July, in a landmark step, or in this ...