There is a Bristol contestant in this year’s Great British Bake Off

August 22, 2017

Great British Bake Off 2017 contestants: New line-up includes a banker, a cancer survivor and the oldest baker yet … James, Kate, Steven & Flo) (Image: Mark Bourdillon/Love Productions/Channel4). Now living in Bristol with his wife Catherine, Chris is a cancer survivor and spends much of his time and effort helping and inspiring other patients touched by the disease.

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Fulham v Bristol Rovers

August 22, 2017

Bristol Rovers fan's view: A loss at Bury would have been unthinkable, possible upset at Fulham Slavisa Jokanovic is likely to rotate his squad, with Steven Sessegnon, Ibrahima Cisse, Sheyi Ojo and Marcelo Djalo among those hoping to feature. Sam Slocombe will continue in goal for Bristol Rovers if Adam Smith has not recovered from a hand injury.

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HSBC Cycle Ride, MetroBus roadworks

A Bristol City Council spokesperson said: “As well as constructing the new bridge and path, MetroBus is building new crossings that will make it safer for pedestrians and cyclists to travel between Cumberland Road, Bathurst Basin Parade, Wapping Road

August 21, 2017
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Playoff spots on the line make Bristol a bigger unknown

August 21, 2017

Kenseth: "We have a little bit of momentum" to make NASCAR playoffs BRISTOL, Tenn. — Three races left in the NASCAR regular season. Three playoff spots remain. For all intents and purposes, there are four drivers competing for three playoff spots on points as 13 drivers have qualified for the postseason thanks to a 

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Bristol director recalls time Sir Bruce Forsyth was best man at wedding

August 20, 2017

Derby musician who performed with Sir Bruce Forsyth pays tribute to 'the greatest performer to ever walk this planet' year-old, who has run the Bristol School of Performing Arts for more than 40 years, hailed Sir Bruce as one of the greatest presenters to grace the small-screen and said having him at his wedding was like having “the ultimate Master of Ceremonies”.

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Bury 2-3 Bristol Rovers

August 20, 2017

Bury v Bristol Rovers player ratings: Billy Bodin impresses, Tom Lockyer and debutant Sam Slocombe steady Bristol Rovers brushed aside their poor start in League One by cruising to an impressive 3-2 win at Bury. The Pirates were bottom after losing their first two games but Tom Lockyer headed them into a 55th-minute lead before Billy Bodin struck twice to

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Cauley Woodrow: Bristol City sign Fulham striker on loan

August 18, 2017

Striker reveals how Chelsea starlet helped convince him to join Championship club Bristol City have signed England Under-21 international striker Cauley Woodrow on a season-long loan from fellow Championship club Fulham. The 22-year-old spent the second half of 2016-17 on loan at Burton Albion and the Brewers wanted him to return, 

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A levels results 2017 Bristol

St Mary Redcliffe School A level results. Headteacher Elisabeth Gilpin with Beranger Igiraneza (18). (Image: Dave Betts)8 of 25. A Level Results Winterbourne International Academy (Image: Michael Lloyd)9 of 25. A-level results – North Bristol Post 16

August 18, 2017
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Bristol Balloon Fiesta: Thousands attend night glow

August 13, 2017

Balloon Fiesta: Night glow in pictures Thousands of people have attended the annual night glow at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta. The event sees hot-air balloons light up their burners in time to music. This year's glow also featured a musical tribute to the late Chester

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