BISHOPSTON MATTERS

Your community website for Bishopston, Ashley Down, Horfield and St Andrews

Bishopston community news and business directory

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 kerry@bishopstonmatters.co.uk.  

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TODAY

♟ Saturday 7 December 3-4pm
♟ Chess Club
♟ #BishopstonLibrary #Bristol
♟ Happens every Saturday

#Bishopston #Library #Chess

@bishopstonvoice @BishSoc @bishmatters @GloucesterRoad @glosrdcentral @BristolLearning @TheGalliBristol

TODAY

👶 Saturday 7 December 11:30am-12noon
👶 Children’s Storytime
👶 #BishopstonLibrary #Bristol
👶 Happens every Saturday term time

#Bishopston #Library #Storytime

@bishmatters @BishSoc @bishopstonvoice @bristolmum @MumsnetBristol @FreelanceMum01 @BristolMwM @BristolFIS

TODAY

🧩 Saturday 7 December 12noon-1pm
🧩 Lego Club for #Children
🧩 #BishopstonLibrary #Bristol
🧩 Happens every Saturday
🧩 Call 0117 357 6220 for details

#Bishopston #Library #Lego   

@BishSoc @bishmatters @bishopstonvoice @glosrdcentral

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7 days ago

Bishopston Matters

Lockleaze & Horfield Strollers Autumn walks
Tuesday 10th Dec Bristol Bridges
Horfield Leisure Centre 10: 00 walk down Wessex Ave for bus 73
Starting at Temple Meads and walking over all the bridges as we make our way back to the City Centre. Leaders All
More information contact: joanaharvey@gmail.com
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1 week ago

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Next Friday:) ...

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1 week ago

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Lots of treats on offer @glos road central’s Christmas market, now till 8pm. Live music, stalls, food and of course mulled wine! ...

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1 week ago

Bishopston Matters

We are looking for local businesses who would like to support our new project. There are more than 50,000 older people living in Bristol, the Friends Aging Better membership is free and open to all of them. Older people may be happy to use your services at ‘quiet times’, during the working week for instance, making this a perfect opportunity for you to enhance your business.
We simply ask businesses to sign up to the scheme and offer a discount or reward to FAB members. It’s free to business and we promote any discounts offered to members across Bristol.
To find out more please contact fab@ageukbristol.org.uk or call us on 0117 929 7537.
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2 weeks ago

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Calling Singers and Choirs
Jessie May, the Bristol-based children’s hospice at home charity, is appealing for local musical talent to volunteer their voices over the Christmas season.
The charity, who’s nurses provide vital respite care and emotional support to local families with a terminally ill child across the South West, is looking for choirs, singing groups and bands who can offer their time and talent to perform throughout December at Clifton Down Shopping Centre.
Slots are available between Saturday 30th November and Friday 20th December.

If your choir, band or singing group is able to perform at Clifton Down Shopping Centre in support of Jessie May please contact the Fundraising Team on 0117 9582174 or email fundraising@jessiemay.org.uk
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