Staff Picks: Westmoreland House

Staff Picks: Westmoreland House

As the gentrification of Stokes Croft and St Pauls continues apace, looking at the gap in the high street makes me wonder where the symbols of resistance and underground culture will be allowed to survive.

Reading the Streets / Writing the Streets – School of Activism

Reading the Streets / Writing the Streets – School of Activism

As we all walk, cycle and drive around our city we’re often so adsorbed in what’s on the radio, what we need to to during the coming day, or just feeling the consequences of the night before, the messages and images that fill our city can pass by without...
Westmoreland House: going, going, gone…

Westmoreland House: going, going, gone…

Westmoreland House, Stokes Croft’s iconic derelict playground, will be gone by Christmas. Even before Burning Candy painted the giant skull and crocodile on its upper stories, the gutted hulk of Westmoreland House was a symbol of the dilapidation of Stokes...
Westmoreland House Memorial Print Launch

Westmoreland House Memorial Print Launch

Free Entry 6pm – doors openn 7pm -talks about issues of public ownership / public access and cultural venues. 7.30pm Spoken word from the wonderful Clayton Blizzard 8pm Jam Session from Immigrant Swing The Peoples Republic of Stokes Croft would like to invite...
A Portrait of Bristol

A Portrait of Bristol

By young people from the Creative Youth Network and PRSC. Come to Jamaica Street this week to see the finalised work from our street photography and stencil workshop run by the Creative Youth Network and PRSC. Run by photographers Colin Moody and Lisa Furness, and...