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Bishopston Matters is a popular community magazine delivered free to 10,500 homes across Bishopston, Ashley Down, Horfield, St Andrews and parts of Redland. It celebrates all the numerous positive local events, activities, groups and individuals that live within this area. Keeping people up to date with the latest news from the vibrant Gloucester Road, green spaces – St Andrews Park, Horfield Common, The Golden Hill Community Garden as well as local schools, scouting, history, WI, church groups, local councillors and much, much more! As well as promoting local news and events, the magazine is a trusty directory for local businesses and traders, its handy A5 size means it is held onto. Whatever you need, you will find a local business that can help, within the pages of the community magazine. If you would like to promote your business or services to the local community or raise awareness of a local group, please do get in touch, contact  


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It’s our Spring Fair 12th May 1-4pm. Please join us for a HUGE plant sale, morris dancing, live music, traditional fair games, pizza from the outdoor clay oven and delicious cakes aplenty. 🌱🌸🍰🍕🌞

The savoury and sweet treats are looking delicious for Taste Cafe at Ebe Church building (286 Filton Ave, Horfield) TODAY. Drop into this community cafe at any point between 10.30am - 12.45pm.

Salad days are here again! Fill up with fresh goodness from our salad bar, and watch out for new salads coming soon 😊

@bristolindies @glosrdcentral @bishmatters @GloucesterRoad @DevourBristol @bristolmum @BristolPound

Rachel Reid, Story Teller visits Bristol on her Spring Tour with book Silence
Bristol Storyfest
Hamilton House, Bristol
Saturday 28th April 2018
More info

NEW VENTURE, NEW OPPORTUNITES! Looking for a head chef with interest in vegan/world food & a general manager for a business opening summer 2018 on sunny @GloucesterRoad. Pls contact


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Bishopston Matters

Catch the Moment Photo & Studio Bristol at 285 Gloucester Road, (just opposite Joe's Bakery Bristol) are looking forward to #Mayfest. To celebrate they are running a competition for your chance to have a spring picture made in to wall art.

To enter you just need to hand in a spring themed picture to Catch a Moment between NOW and 14 May to be in with a chance of having it made into Wall art.

Good Luck!
Bristol's Independent District

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Tonight! Thursday April 19th

Rediscover John Cabot at Bishopston Library, Gloucester Road BS7 8BN 7.30pm
doors open at 7.00
Tickets £3.00 at the library or at

In 1497 John Cabot was the first European to discover North America. Dr Evan Jones, Univ. of Bristol, will discuss The Cabot Project, investigating Bristol’s discovery voyages of the late-fifteenth and early-sixteenth centuries.

cash bar with quality fruit juices, coffee & tea

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3 days ago

Bishopston Matters

Circle Dancing at The Old Library 24 April Muller Road - all welcome ...

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3 days ago

Bishopston Matters

MAY 17th - One month to go before the Antiques Road comes up the road Antiques Roadshow comes to Aerospace Bristol
It's free - so why not take along your treasures.

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