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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 [email protected].  


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Catering Assistant vacancy now available at our vibrant and welcoming school :-) See @bristolmum @bishmatters @BristolEdu

Happy Father’s Day to all. Remembering all the special dad’s that are sadly no longer with us. My dad’s memory lives on in his tree in St Andrew’s Park ❤️

Today we open a mobile COVID-19 testing site at Bristol Harbour, Hanover Quay. Open Mon – Sunday, 9am to 3pm. There is no need to book. This additional site will provide access to asymptomatic PCR testing for all local residents, hospitality/leisure staff & business owners 1/3

#Wheresitto? - we're exploring Bristol's high streets and the characters and traders that make them so diverse. We're celebrating our independents and the joy of shopping local
#Bristol #Reopeninghighstreetssafely

Our second part-time foodbank admin job (with bookkeeping) has a closing date for applications of next Thursday (24th). If interested, then email us for details or share with others.


16 hours ago

Bishopston Matters
Skill up and stay safe on your bike 🚲Planning some bike rides this summer? Be prepared with our 5 hour bike maintenance class for beginners. Book now: ...
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23 hours ago

Bishopston Matters
A new gardening club for 4-6 year olds thank to The Ardagh🌱Horfield Seedlings 2021🌱🌸Please join us for our exciting new garden adventure group for kiddies aged 4-6! 🌸Booking is essential so please email [email protected] to get booked in!🐞🌻Looking forward to seeing you soon!🌻🐞 ...
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3 days ago

Bishopston Matters
Black2Nature is running a free teen nature camp in Chew Valley (free transport from Bristol) for minority ethnic teenagers aged 14 - 19 years this Wednesday June 16 to Friday June 18. Come and have fun relaxing with BBQ’s and activities such as nature walks and sports. Fun relaxing in the countryside with friends, BBQ & camp fire, fish & chips & ice creams at Chew Valley Lake, swimming in local private stream & waterfall (boys/girls separately) & time trying activities. Great for teen mental health. Girls and boys will sleep in separate tents. For further information and to book Ayesha on [email protected] or 07595295634. ...
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1 week ago

Bishopston Matters
@Icon Beauty are recruiting, would you like to join their lovely team?🌟WE ARE RECRUITING 🌟⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀WE ARE LOOKING FOR A FULL TIME BEAUTY THERAPIST ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Are you an experienced and passionate beauty therapist looking for a new role? We would LOVE to hear from you!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀We are expanding and this is a fantastic opportunity to join our professional, hard working team at Icon Beauty. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀You must be fully qualified to NVQ level with a minimum of 2 years industry experience. Excellent communication skills and a friendly personality.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀If you feel you could be right for the role and are keen to work in a supportive, fast paced environment click the link in the bio for further information.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Please email your CV and a brief covering letter outlining your experience, skills and why you would like to join us at Icon Beauty to [email protected]⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀We look forward to hearing from you x ...
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