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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  • Carers Week 11-17 June 2018

    Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.   …
  • Mum's on the run with puns just for fun

    St Andrews mum, Louise Leigh has taken the idea of a mid-life crisis and run with it, by becoming a stand-up comedian. Since 2015, she has eschewed salsa classes, book…

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Thank you @Friends of Horfield Common for a fun filled dog show today. Henry & I had lots of fun judging the dog we would most like to take home, so many gorgeous pups to chose from! Read more in the next Bishopston Matters 🐶🐕🐩

It’s the @FOHC_Bristol Dog Show today at 10. Look fwd to seeing lots of you on the common with your prize pooches! Bish Matters is pleased to sponsor the event 🐶🐕🐩

It’s tomorrow! Sign up from 9.30am, judging from 10! #HorfieldCommon #DogShow & #Annual @FOHC_Bristol #Fundraiser! ALL WELCOME! #Dogs #Bristol #Fun #Community & A MA-HOOO-SIVE THaNK YOU to @bishmatters for sponsoring the event :)

Good Luck to shops in Bristols Independent District!!
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It's #LoveParks Week! Come show some ❤️ 2 #HC! We’ll be litter-picking across the common 2moro eve; meet at the Cafe, wear sturdy shoes & bring gloves if you have them - we can provide everything else - PLEASE SHARE - SEE YOU THERE! Thurs 19th 6-7.30pm ALL WELCOME!

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Thank you @Friends of Horfield Common for a fun filled dog show today. Henry & I had lots of fun judging the dog we would most like to take home, so many gorgeous pups to chose from! Read more in the next Bishopston Matters 🐶🐕🐩 ...

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Good Luck to shops in Bristols Independent District!!
The GB High St
#myhighstreetWe’ve got some very special visitors tomorrow... the Great British High Street Team will be in Bristols Indie District visiting indie shops, chatting to you and handing out goodie bags!!
Help us welcome them and help us win the award!!
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Inspired by recent sporting events? #wcf and #wimbledon. How about trying Bowling. Local club is offering free taster coaching sessions TOMORROW! ...

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