AdBlock Bristol – even the existing billboard is illegal

AdBlock Bristol – even the existing billboard is illegal

  By Nicola – AdBlock Bristol Our voices are making a difference – by persuading Bristol City Council to hold a debate on advertising in parks, and saying NO to a new digital billboard. But first… did you know that the amazing residents of St Werburgh’s...
Do we want advertising in our parks?

Do we want advertising in our parks?

Advertising in our parks? As if there weren’t enough billboard concerns now Bristol City Council have raised the possibility of billboards and signs in our parks and green spaces to make a bit of money to compensate for the cuts. We agree with Bristol City...
Contested: Walter Ayles, Conscientious War Objector

Contested: Walter Ayles, Conscientious War Objector

Walter Ayles (1879 – 1953) was a Trade Unionist and women’s rights advocate. He came to Bristol in 1910 as secretary of the Independent Labour Party and was later elected a City Councillor for the Easton Ward, urging municipal ownership of energy and transport....
JtoJ Exhibition “Voice from the Past”

JtoJ Exhibition “Voice from the Past”

“The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting”. (Milan Kundera) The Bearpit, Central Bristol. 6pm-9pm. Working with Bristol Artists and the students of the Creative Youth Network, Peoples Republic of Stokes Croft offer an outdoor...
Our Walls: Electoral Reform

Our Walls: Electoral Reform

On the Outdoor Gallery and the Bearpit Cube, this time it’s all about voting, democracy and electoral reform. Bristol elections For the June election, after a dreadful Tory campaign, our Outdoor Gallery was adorned with the political opposition colours. Our friends...
EVENT – Things we do not know

EVENT – Things we do not know

BEAR PIT OPEN AIR THEATRE – Back for one day only!
“A slut is a slut, all this bullshit about choice.”
Things We Do Not Know is an exploration of female street sex workers in Bristol.