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Comedy Preview: A Bunch of Japes, Smoke and Mirrors

Fine mid-March lineup for Mark Olver's new-material night

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News
News More forensic officers seen entering house

Large team enter property after private ambulance leaves

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Music
Music Portishead to headline Latitude festival 2015

Bristol trip hop trio top bill at Suffolk festival in July

Festivals
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News 'You would never expect it on your doorstep'

Neighbours in shock at discovery of body in Barton Hill

News Wire
News
News 'We are at an utter loss'

Becky's family statement follows discovery of body parts

News Wire
Music
Music On Yer Psyche

Psyched promoter Ben on Rustie, Joker and noise complaints

Clubs
News
News Timeline: Becky Watts disappearance

Becky's stepmother was the last to see her on February 19

News Wire
People
People African football adventure for Whitehall man

Sports physio Rayan Wilson returns from 2015 African Cup

Interviews
Learning
Learning Bristol woman launches 'green' consultancy

Sustain-Live helps local businesses be a force for change

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Film
Film

Chappie

Sentient robot thriller from the director of District 9

Science Fiction

News and Comment

News
More forensic officers seen entering house

Large team enter property after private ambulance leaves

News Wire
News
'You would never expect it on your doorstep'

Neighbours in shock at discovery of body in Barton Hill

News Wire
News
'We are at an utter loss'

Becky's family statement follows discovery of body parts

News Wire
News
Timeline: Becky Watts disappearance

Becky's stepmother was the last to see her on February 19

News Wire
People
African football adventure for Whitehall man

Sports physio Rayan Wilson returns from 2015 African Cup

Interviews
News
Body parts found in hunt for Becky Watts

Police granted more time to question murder suspects

News Wire
News
Becky Watts: Police continue questioning pair

Man and woman arrested on suspicion of murder

News Wire
News
Video: Two arrested for Becky Watts murder

Man and woman arrested on suspicion of Becky Watts murder

News Wire
News
Joanna Yeates killer convicted of child porn

Vincent Tabak admitted possesion of indecent images

Crime
Comment
'Libraries aren't a luxury, they're a right'

Sian Norris wouldn't be who she is today without libraries

Sian Norris
News
Fire crews called to blaze on Hinton Road

Two roads closed in Easton as crews worked to control fire

News Wire
News
Did you see car related to missing Becky?

Police have seized a car and now need public's help

News Wire
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Comedy
Preview: A Bunch of Japes, Smoke and Mirrors

Fine mid-March lineup for Mark Olver's new-material night

Previews
Music
Portishead to headline Latitude festival 2015

Bristol trip hop trio top bill at Suffolk festival in July

Festivals
Music
On Yer Psyche

Psyched promoter Ben on Rustie, Joker and noise complaints

Clubs
Comedy
One day left to bid on Comic Relief morphs

The models are from Mark Watson's 27-hour comedy marathon

News
Film
Still Alice

Oscar winner Julianne Moore elevates mediocre drama

Reviews
Books
The search for Bristol's Agatha Christie fan

Fan letters released to celebrate the Queen of Crime

News
Art
RWA awarded Museum Resilience Fund Grant

Funding for significant projects secured

News
Music
New album from The Charlie Tipper Experiment

Bristol indie rockers unveil 'Mellow On' album on March 3

Music
Goldie to play Timeless with full orchestra

Summer harbourside show for drum and bass pioneer

News
Music
Jazz/Blues Fest preview: Jazz in the Foyer

Free programme of live music in the Foyer

Previews
Music
Hazz/Blues Fest preview: Paradox Ensemble

Brash and brassy contemporary 9-piece combo

Previews
Music
Jazz/Blues Fest preview: Cartoon Jazz

Favourite tunes 'as you've never heard them before'

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Theatre
Closer Each Day

Wardrobe Theatre, from £3.00

Wardrobe's home-grown, live fortnightly soap opera returns

Comedy
Theatre
Arabian Nights

Brewery Theatre, from £7.00

Story Pocket recreate the Nights for ages five and above

Children's
Theatre
Shakespeare Schools Festival

Tobacco Factory Theatre, from £7.00

UK's largest youth drama festival returns

Shakespeare and the Classics
Comedy
Dane Baptiste: Stand Up Bristol

Anson Rooms, from £2.00

Observational comedy

Stand-up
Theatre
The Magic Elves

Bristol Old Vic Studio, from £7.50

Xmas show for ages 7 and under, with music from Kid Carpet

Comedy
Music
Gabby Young And Other Animals

Thekla, from £10.00

Silky fusion of globally-influenced folk

Folk/country
Theatre
Swallows and Amazons

Bristol Old Vic, from £8.00

BOV reprises 2010 Xmas hit show, with music by Neil Hannon

Family
Music
3 Daft Monkeys

Thunderbolt, from £13.00

Festival favourites head to Bristol after BBC Radio 2 show

Indie/Alternative
Film
Paddington

Ursine marmalade junkie hits the big screen.

Family
Film
War of the Worlds plus DJ Set

Ollie Teeba DJ set, followed by 1953 sci fi classic

Science Fiction
Comedy
Dave Gorman SOLD OUT

Colston Hall, from £21.50

SOLD OUT

Stand-up
Comedy
Stand Up and Boogie: Dom Woodward/Mary Bourke

Riproar, from £12.00

Fri & Sat nights at Riproar - comedy followed by disco

Stand-up
Music
Temples

Trinity, from £13.00

psychedelic rock

Rock
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News
Greengrocers opens on St Nicholas Street

Owner Lucy has big things planned for Plenty

New Openings
News
Friska to open fifth Bristol cafe

Harbourside the next location of expanding Bristol chain

New Openings
News
Famous riverside pub goes on sale in Saltford

The Jolly Sailor pub has gone on sale for £195,000

Food
News
New home for Gourmet Sandwich Club

Bristol's best sarnies move from Stokes Croft to Clifton

New Openings
Shops
Sous chef opens new Totterdown bakery

Ashley Symons packs it all in to pursue his love of baking

News
News
Help get René back on the road

The Mighty Food Fight hope to raise £750 in donations

Food
Restaurants
Zero-Zero

Welcome to the smallest restaurant in Bristol

Reviews
News
Cooking for hungry children

Flinty Red co-owner Claire Thomson writes debut cookbook

Food
News
No such thing as a free breakfast?

Chomp give away 150 free bacon rolls and coffees on Friday

News
Old Bookshop opens up kitchen doors

Guest chefs, pop-ups and street food traders to take over

Food
Restaurants
New Moon Cafe

Restaurant moves lock, stock and barrel from BS7 to BS8

Reviews
News
Love Food Festival returns to Paintworks

Support local producers, plus plenty to entertain children

Food festivals
Restaurants
The Spiny Lobster

Rockfish Grill changes its name and gets even better

Reviews
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Lifestyle

Homes and Gardens
New landlord? Know your responsibilites

An 'accidental' landlord may inherit property or re-locate

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Learning
Bristol woman launches 'green' consultancy

Sustain-Live helps local businesses be a force for change

Sponsored Feature
Health
Running man

Mike White's marathon training diary: hangovers and hills

Sport
Love
Confetti lenses

Fine art wedding phographers, Mason Harris + competition

Weddings
Cycling
Independent peddling

Easton based mobile bicycle mechanics

Interviews
Health
Run or Dye, a 5k fun run and colour fiesta

Eco-friendly, plant-based powdered dye thrown at every km

Sport
Travel
Whitstable, Kent

Tim Saunders stays at holiday home, Oystercatchers

Weekend breaks
Love
Bristol blind date

Nathan and Deborah went on a blind date at Goldbrick House

Homes and Gardens
Sweet peace

The beauty of a sweet pea hedge

Gardening
Shops
Little Wedding Space

Pop-up shop in Quakers Friars brimming with wedding ideas

New and exciting
Shops
Bristol Textile Quarter launch

Bristol's newest makerspace specialising in textiles

New and exciting
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