Your Street - Gift Cards for Local Independent Traders

1 May 2013

YourStreet Ltd is a new and innovative gift card scheme for independent retailers developed by Anne-Louise Perez and Imogen Mcintosh. It offers an economic lift to high streets and a morale boost to independent retailers and services. Our aim is to bring...

Mayfest Bristol 16 - 26 May 2013 - with events in and around Old City

26 April 2013

Mayfest is Bristol’s unique annual festival of contemporary theatre. We are dedicated to presenting a broad range of unusual, playful and ambitious work from leading theatre makers from Bristol, the UK and beyond. More info and programme http://...

Performers keen to take to the streets of Bristol on car-free Sundays - in Old City

25 April 2013

Community groups and performers have already begun stepping forward to stage street events in Bristol's city centre when traffic is banned once a month during the summer. Read more:

Join us from June to Make Sundays Special in Old City

23 April 2013

An invitation from Bristol Mayor George Ferguson Bristol’s Mayor George Ferguson is Making Sundays Special from 23rd June. He is closing city centre streets to motor traffic and is calling for community groups, activity leaders, artists and street...

StrEAT Food Night Market coming to Old City

22 April 2013

The StrEAT Food Collective will be hosting a series of three street food night markets on Corn Street in the Old City area starting on Wednesday 1st May between 5pm and 9pm. More info

Labour Party leader Ed Miliband visits St Nicholas Market

15 April 2013

LABOUR leader Ed Miliband had a “fantastic time” visiting St Nicholas Market and meeting the people of Bristol today. The political heavyweight came to support his party’s candidates for the local election on May 2, and to tell anyone who would listen...

Old City - Isn't it time we started to pride ourselves on our 'Altstadt'?

8 April 2013

A group of city businesses are attempting to reinstate the mediaeval Old City as Bristol's historic heart. Often bypassed on the walk from the Harbourside to Broadmead, many Bristol residents and visitors overlook this architecturally rich area in the...

Stanfords - A world of treasure to explore in the Old City

5 April 2013

From Florence Nightingale and Amy Johnson to Ranulph Fiennes and Michael Palin, Stanfords has been helping travellers plan their journeys for 150 years. With every book, map or travel gadget that you could possibly need, it's easy to see why Stanfords...

Bristol Italian Auto Moto Festival coming to Old City for the 11th time

4 April 2013

"The best Italian vehicle show in the UK" - a free festival for all the family - Saturday, 20th April, 11am-4pm, St Nicholas Market, Corn Street, Old City. This year sees the 11th running of this event and while the format will be much the same...

BIG Green Week 2013 from 15th to 23rd June 2013

3 April 2013

The UK’s festival of eco ideas, art and entertainment is back in the centre of Bristol from 15th to 23rd June, with many events in Old City. Join more than 40,000 visitors who start early and stay late to enjoy two weekends of free family entertainment...