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2018 St Pauls Carnival vision to be outlined at public meeting

21 February 2018

Organisers of the St Pauls Carnival 2018 will be holding a public forum to discuss the vision of the 2018 Carnival as well as outline a host of opportunities for people to get involved in the 50th Anniversary of Carnival. The community event will take place on Friday, February 23rd between 6-8pm at the Malcolm X […]

Jurassic Park coming to the Hippodrome – complete with live orchestra

19 February 2018

It’s the film which started one of the most successful franchises in cinema history, and now you can once again enjoy Jurassic Park on the big screen complete with a live orchestra playing its famous soundtrack on 10th September. Presented by Colston Hall, this epic science fiction thriller will be shown in HD at the […]

More names added to bill for Skyline Series in Bristol this summer

15 February 2018

More names have been added to the Skyline Series, the series of open-air concerts coming to Bristol this summer. First it was UB40, Texas, Imelda May, The The, The Jesus and Mary Chain and Future Islands. Now promoters MJR have released more acts. James Arthur, Echo and The Bunnymen, Bananarama and Garbage are the latest […]

Social Media Week returns to Bristol

12 February 2018

Social Media Week Bristol, the conference which is one of many being hosted in 30 cities worldwide, will take place later this month. Spread over multiple venues from February 26th to March 2nd, the event will feature events, talks and seminars aimed at increasing peoples’ knowledge of the usage and potential of social media and […]

Another blow to city’s live music scene as Bristol’s Bierkeller closes

08 February 2018

Bristol’s Bierkeller, the city centre venue which has hosted the likes of Nirvana and The Stone Roses, has closed. A statement on the venue’s Facebook page and website this week confirmed the news which is another blow to Bristol’s under-pressure live music venues. The closure is effective from this week, with scheduled gigs to be […]

Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival opens entries for 2018 event

01 February 2018

Organisers of the Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival are now taking entries for the 24th incarnation of the festival in September 2018.  The cutting edge short film and animation festival, which acts as a gateway into the Academy Awards and Europe’s leading film prizes such as the BAFTAs and European Film Awards, received a […]

Affordable desk spaces available in our city centre office

01 February 2018

We have two office spaces available in the shared office that are available right now to anyone who needs a desk space in the city centre. Our office is right in the heart of Bristol, on Unity Street (just off the bottom of Park Street), close to College Green. The price for each desk space […]

Bristol’s Watershed expands partnership with BFI’s Film Audience Network

30 January 2018

Bristol’s cinema and arts centre Watershed is expanding its partnership with the BFI in a new four-year plan to extend choice for experiencing films and to create more opportunities for talent across the South West. The partnership will include offering great film choice to audiences, making sure budding talent has access to the right training, […]

Jason Donovan to appear at 2018 Slapstick Festival in Bristol

17 January 2018

Pop icon, actor and stage and screen  singing star Jason Donovan is to appear at this month’s Slapstick Festival of silent and classic film and TV comedy in Bristol. The former Neighbours actor is agreeing to stand in for the advertised host of the showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show at Colston Hall on […]

Call for artists and performers to get involved with Bristol Harbour Festival

15 January 2018

Organisers of the 2018 Bristol Harbour Festival are inviting artists, entertainers and performers from across the city to express interest in being involved in the event. The festival, one of the largest free events in the country, will return to the city from Friday, July 20th to Sunday, July 22nd. Each year over 200,000 people attend […]

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