Bristol News

Arts Centre Exhibition Aims to Amplify Voices

The current issue of Vocalist, the community newsmagazine for the St Paul's and St Agnes districts of the city of Bristol, publishes a review of “We are Warriors”, an exhibition staged at the end of last year at the Arnolfini Arts Centre near the harbourside. The exhibition incorporates the voices of one hundred and thirty women and girls, and is trans inclusive. Artistic director responsible for the display was Helen Cole. She said “From the age of thirteen many a girl's voices are already quieter than her male peers. We encourage women to roar and shout”.

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Submerge Festival Showcases LGBT Talent

The new issue of local magazine B247 is out now, an independent and ethical newspaper for the Greater Bristol area.

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B247: Old Market gains Pop Up Supershop

The December edition of Greater Bristol's alternative and ethically owned newspaper, B247, is available now from community centres, Libraries and and shops.

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Catching Up with House Night in B247 Paper

The August issue of local magazine B247 is out now, available from community centres, libraries and shops throughout the greater Bristol area.

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"Transphobia" in Local Mag Raises Issues

The Bristolian, a formerly left wing anarchist newsletter known for its scabrous humour and ad hominem attacks on local politicians, both Labour and Conservative, did have a widespread audience amongst the gay and trans communities during its period edited by Ian Bone.

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Tributes have been paid to Kevin Pearson from Avon Fire And Rescue, who has died after a short illness.  The BBC reported that Mr Pearson had been head of the Fire Service for sixteen years.  In 20


You may have seen on local television channel Made in Bristol that local drag queens have been on story telling duties for youngsters at local libraries.


Amid the myriad of flyposters and stickers that seem to hold most of central Bristol together, a new grass roots feminist campaign against pornography has appeared, with slogans on lamp-posts in pa


The Keynsham based small newspaper The Week in says that witnesses are appealed for after a gay man was abused and assaulted in North Common.

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