BISHOPSTON MATTERS

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Tag: History

John James Tools of the Trade Award

Redland High School is delighted to announce that Rachel Brierley-Ambrose, a Sixth Form student, has been awarded the Tools of the Trade Award by the John James Foundation. The award, which is worth 1500 pounds,…
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Rugby World Cup Ticket Competition!

Rugby League World Cup 2013 is the global sporting event of the year and it's happening right on our doorstep! The USA and the Cook Islands will go head to head in a battle to…
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The sealing of the Old Bristol North Baths Time Capsule

Yesterday started well with an invite to take part in the Ashley Down Infants school assembly. It was a special day as local historian David Cemlyn was visiting the school to show the children the…
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Bishopston Film Company's New Documentary

Galliard Films, an independent film company run by Bishopston resident, Theresa Roche, have created a new documentary that casts light upon the intriguing men and women who lived at Bristol's Red Lodge at various periods…
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Know Your Place

Know Your Place at Bristol's Record Office Tuesday, May 1 to Friday, June 29, 2012 Anyone who wants to know more about the historical growth of the community where they live or how the city…
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New book published by local History Society

The Research Group of Bishopston, Horfield & Ashley Down Local History Society, have published their latest book Bishopston - The Early Years by Denis Wright and John Hyde.  For years Bishopston residents and Horfield residents…
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