Culture

Circus: Celebrating 250 years

Roll up, roll up! Circus is celebrating its 250th anniversary, and our city – home to more companies than any other in the UK – has been selected as one of six ...

History: Robert Southey

Bristol-born Robert Southey died in relative obscurity but was once a national asset, as Poet Laureate and close pal of fellow Lake Poets Wordsworth and Colerid...

Film: Rich Cinematic culture in Bristol

Our city’s increasingly rich cinematic culture – combining Hollywood heritage, world-class festivals, facilities and wide-ranging mainstream and alternative fil...

Clevedon: Somerset’s cool seaside town

With fantastic restaurants, a gorgeous pier and a thriving culture of independent shops, there’s never been a better time to visit this increasingly hip Somerse...

Music: Beat Generation

The world’s premier solo percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie is out of her comfort zone and exploring different avenues with Trio HLK. Tony Benjamin discovers mor...

Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

Comedian Ed Byrne’s nationwide tour stops off in Bristol next month – Brian Donaldson has been finding out more... Ed Byrne has been an acclaimed stand-up, w...