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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is coming to Aerospace Bristol on Thursday 17 May

  What story will you bring? BBC One’s Antiques Roadshow will be filming at Aerospace Bristol on Thursday 17 May. Fiona Bruce and the team of Antiques Roadshow experts will be waiting to welcome you,…
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Enjoy VEGFEST Bristol 2018

One of the UK's biggest vegan festivals VegfestUK Bristol moves into the new venue of Ashton Gate stadium with a bang on May Bank Holiday Weekend May 26-27, with a whole host of features to…
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Lynne Fernandes Opticians Awarded for Vision and Family Values

Lynne Fernandes Optometrists in Bristol beat country-wide competition after scooping Family Opticians of the year at the national Opticians Awards. The family-run Knowle practice, established on Wells Road for over 80 years, was recognised for…
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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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