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The Dolphin School Secures ‘Good’ Ofsted Rating

The Dolphin School in Bristol has retained its Ofsted rating of Good, a clean sweep across every category. Head Teacher, Shelley Dixon, who took over the school’s leadership in January of last year, has introduced…
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Mirror, mirror on the wall, is this the fairest Kelvin play of all?

  Think you know Snow White? Think again.   Howard Barker’s dark fairytale, ‘Knowledge and a Girl (The Snow White Case)’ comes to Kelvin Players Studio Theatre this April. An intriguing twist on a familiar…
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Bristol Charity Launches Project To Help Perinatal Mental Health

Home Start Bristol has been awarded funding by Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire CCGs to work with families who are experiencing perinatal mental health issues. This comes as welcome news for those affected by…
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EyeStyle – exclusively yours

EyeStyle is our new members club created with you in mind. It’s free, easy to join and gives you access to exclusive offers, eye care advice, and money off your glasses, plus more! Benefits at…
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Put your best foot forward.... Bristol Walk Fest is back

The city’s hugely popular, annual walking festival - Bristol Walk Fest, a celebration of walking and walks throughout the city is set to take place from May 1 to May 31, 2018.   Bristol’s month-long…
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Bristol Ageing Better funds new services tackling social isolation

From intergenerational boat-building projects to services offering counselling and support, Bristol Ageing Better (BAB) has funded a wide range of new projects. Bristol Ageing Better is part of the national Ageing Better programme made possible…
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VEGFESTUK BRISTOL 2018 – Get your discounted tickets now!

Fantastic day out for families at plant-based food festival at Ashton Gate stadium on 26–27 May. Families in Bristol and beyond will enjoy an amazing weekend at the upcoming VegfestUK Bristol plant-based food and lifestyle…
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Bishopston still very much - Matters!

Wow, it is fantastic to say that Bishopston Matters, incorporating Ashley Down, St Andrews and Horfield, has now been serving the community for 10 years! And what a decade it has been! From humble beginnings…
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Christmas Tree at Bishopston Library

Bishopston Library is celebrating their first Christmas in their new location in the old renovated swimming pool on Gloucester Road, with an amazing real Christmas tree. It is adorned with fantastic decorations made by local…
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New York City cool at Gloucester Road – Friday 24 November 2017

You’re invited to a special Open Day at our Gloucester Road practice as we showcase MOSCOT eyewear – a New York City institution since 1915 and, the epitome of cool! MOSCOT is renowned worldwide for…
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