Bristol News

Bristol is in Top Ten LGBT+ Student Cities

Bristol has been named the eighth best city for LGBTQIA+ students in a newly published poll, informed by the opinions of students, and the culture of different cities.  Newswire Pink News reports more, saying "Research by University Compare looked into more than 40 student cities in Britain to find the friendliest to the LGBTQ+ community.  It did so by comparing the size of the city’s queer population, local social groups and clubs, and interest in the area’s annual Pride event – as well as the number of recorded bigoted anti-LGBTQ+ hate crimes", which sadl

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Run for Brigstowe HIV Project in Bristol 10k

The Bristol 10k Run will take place on 19th May and local HIV charity Brigstowe is looking for people to take part and fundraise on its behalf.  They say "Every year we have an amazing group of runners who join Team Brigstowe and raise vital funds for our local s

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Bristolian Pansexual Artist Passes On at 36

Bristol born pornographic performer and pansexual public influencer Sophie Anderson has passed on to the realm of our LGBTQIA ancestors at the age of thirty six.  Anderson had a troubled life including abusive parenting, teenage sexual exploitation and drug addiction.  Nonetheles

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Local Paper Elevates LGBT+ Community Groups

The B247 Independent Magazine in Bristol has published its Winter 2023 edition.  Its LGBT+ pages include an interesting mix of features including a catch up with The Phoenix Song project, which brings together trans and non-binary singers who are looking for the

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Bristol Pride Has Various Roles to Fill

Bristol LGBT+ Pride say that they are hiring for several key roles within the organisation, which puts on one of the most acclaimed UK based free Prides every year.  They are recruiting a Festival Producer for our Queer Vision Film Festival on a part time 6 month freelance contra

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The Autumn edition of independent Bristol based magazine B247 says that "over the past few months the queer ballroom scene in Bristol has exploded.  From hosting a


In South Bristol, the LGBT+ Fab Cafe for the over fifties will now be meeting every Tuesday from 10.30am to 12noon at the Tobacco Factory Cafe on North Street, Bed


Bristol’s Late Autumn Radical Bookfare takes place at the Exchange on Sunday 26th November.  It’s at the co-operative arts venue next to the Stag and Hounds and will feature all sorts of p


The Hidden Corner Cafe and Bookstore in Bristol's Portland Square, was a brief but well loved community institution, specialising in minority literature in the heart of the St Paul


In Bristol, the popular independent cafe bar La Ruca on Gloucester Road is closing until 1st November to allow the family that run it to visit family in Chile.  The family have run

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