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April 29 2019

BDAA seeks volunteers

Local charity Bristol Dementia Action Alliance (BDAA) is a tiny charity, run by volunteers, with a huge aim to make Bristol THE Dementia Friendly City in the UK. They need help from the community to make this happen. .. Read More


April 29 2019

Botanic Garden volunteers receive Queen’s Award

Volunteers from the University of Bristol Botanic Garden in Stoke Bishop were presented with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS) at a ceremony held at the Garden on April 2nd. .. Read More


April 29 2019

Celebrating half a century since aircraft's maiden British flight

Aerospace Bristol has celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of Concorde’s first British flight with a gala dinner attended by HRH The Princess Royal, Patron of the museum... Read More


April 29 2019

Swimming triumph for St Bon’s pupils

St Bonaventure’s swimming team have had a fantastic year. The girls’ team are the Bristol Schools Champions in the Freestyle and Medley Relays in addition to overall champions. .. Read More


April 29 2019

A glorious performance

St Bonaventure’s has been buzzing with activity this spring with children taking part in a number of exciting events, such as Oliver! and their Easter Festival... Read More


April 29 2019

Conference aims to inspire more girls to pursue careers in medicine

The latest in virtual reality technology being used to care for terminally-ill patients is just one of a dozen hands-on workshops featuring in a schools conference aimed at helping girls find out more about careers in medicine. .. Read More


April 29 2019

Hannah’s fundraising ride from Land’s End to John O’Groats

REDMAIDS’ High student, Hannah Killick aged 12, has taken on a feat of endurance that would prove too much for most grown-ups. She’s cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats over 21 days, to raise money for United World Schools (UWS) and The Grand Appeal... Read More


April 29 2019

New sports centre officially opened by Paralympic star Tanni Grey-Thompson

Paralympian, Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, officially opened the new sports centre at Badminton School on March 27... Read More


April 29 2019

Elmlea pupils welcome rugby ace Yann Thomas to Lifeskills centre

YANN Thomas, Bristol Bears' prop forward, caused a stir when he made a surprise visit to Lifeskills Safety Education Centre. .. Read More


April 29 2019

Choir are singing all the way to Croatia

Members of City Voices Bristol, a local community choir, will be travelling to Croatia to take part in a choir festival on May 1st with choirs from Italy, Slovenia, Hungary, Slovakia and Austria. This will be the third time for City Voices Bristol members and for the second year they will be joining up with Roath Community Choir from Cardiff and taking on the title of the Bridge Chorus under the leadership of Musical Director for both choirs, Ben Pinnow. .. Read More