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Theatre Preview: IBT15 - Nightwalks with Teenagers

First of our previews for Feb's In Between Time festival

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Theatre Review: Grounded, Arnolfini

Lucy Ellinson shines as a grounded, drone-launching pilot

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Music Folk duo to play Bristol charity gig

Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston play Parkinsons UK gig Feb 27

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Music Review: Mark Lanegan at O2 Academy

The band played a spell binding 90 minute set

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Theatre Review: Good Little Boy, Wardrobe Theatre

Sitcom Trials outing straddles comedy and poignancy well

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News Unprofitable Cribbs Tesco Homeplus to close

Cribbs Causeway Tesco Homeplus store to close in April

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Directory Transcendental Meditation

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Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter

A lonely Japanese woman mistakes 'Fargo' for a documentary

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Theatre Preview: Romeo and Juliet, Tobacco Factory

The brilliant Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory return

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Bristol Arena shortlisted designs revealed

Judging now begins with successful team announced in March

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Unprofitable Cribbs Tesco Homeplus to close

Cribbs Causeway Tesco Homeplus store to close in April

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Plea to stop chocolate factory demolition

Campaigners claim heritage of east Bristol would be lost

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Bedminster Down office 'one of finest in UK'

English Heritage praise green design of The Pavillions

Environment
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Bristol set to launch energy company

Promises 'viable, trusted and accountable local energy'

Environment
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Holocaust Memorial Day: Bristol remembers

70th anniversary of liberation of Auschwitz

Society
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Artist community under threat from rent rise

Milk Bar artists pen open plea to stay at premises

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'Outrage' at Home Office signing-in decision

'Long walk to Patchway' continues for most asylum seekers

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'Essential' home repair service under threat

Campaigners claim postcode lottery for help for elederly

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Neighbouring forces in 'strategic alliance'

Avon & Somerset Police collaboration with Wiltshire force

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Bringing the Balmoral back to glory

Grant to restore the historic Bristol cruise ship

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Preview: IBT15 - Nightwalks with Teenagers

First of our previews for Feb's In Between Time festival

Previews
Theatre
Review: Grounded, Arnolfini

Lucy Ellinson shines as a grounded, drone-launching pilot

Reviews
Film
Kingsman: The Secret Service

Colin Firth, er, kicks ass in hit and miss spy thriller

Reviews
Film
Ex Machina

Alex Garland's provocative and gripping AI movie

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Music
Folk duo to play Bristol charity gig

Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston play Parkinsons UK gig Feb 27

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Music
Review: Mark Lanegan at O2 Academy

The band played a spell binding 90 minute set

Reviews
Theatre
Review: Good Little Boy, Wardrobe Theatre

Sitcom Trials outing straddles comedy and poignancy well

Reviews
Theatre
Preview: Romeo and Juliet, Tobacco Factory

The brilliant Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory return

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Comedy
Q&A: Jayde Adams, What the Frock! compere

'Multi-talented funny idiot' on Bristol, Buffy and wontons

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Box Office Chart: Jan 23-25, 2015

American Sniper picks off competition

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Nick Park's Shaun the Sheep cameo revealed

Meet the plasticine version of Mr. Wallace and Gromit

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Win tickets to Wild West BoomTown launch gig

Pronghorn, Skimmity Hitchers & more play BoomTown gig

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Closer Each Day

Wardrobe Theatre, from £3.00

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

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Arabian Nights

Brewery Theatre, from £7.00

Story Pocket recreate the Nights for ages five and above

Children's
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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
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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
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Temples

Trinity, from £13.00

psychedelic rock

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Ethical rose veal at Windmill Hill City Farm

The meat comes from the farm's own calves

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Pickle's little sister Ickle opens

Victoria Street home only 250 yards away from big brother

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Do you know a Bristol food hero?

Submit your nominations for the BBC Food & Farming awards

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Two Bristol faces in Imbibe's 'Faces of 2015'

Ethicurean's Jack Bevan and Red Light's Dee Davies on list

Awards
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Pay-as-you-feel at Phoenix Cafe

Serving bread and cakes that would have gone to landfill

Food
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Bristol bartender creates unique hybrid drink

Diageo now mass-producing Dee Davies' Jinzu

Drink
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Plain Crispy pop-up at Stock Exchange Bakery

20 different flavours of crisp sandwich to choose from

Food
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Bangkok Joe's for former Byzantium

New restaurant from team behind Baowow and Sticks & Broth

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Fuego fires up 40 Alfred Place

Pop-up offers taste of menu before official launch

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Recipes
Folk House Cafe's venison and prune stew

One of the most popular dishes at this hidden-away gem

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The Flavour Sensation

Neither flavoursome nor sensational

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Pubs and Bars
Volunteer Tavern to take over Hope & Anchor

Popular Jacob's Wells Road pub to get new lease of life

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Peugeot 308

A striking family hatchback, says Tim Saunders

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Transcendental Meditation

SPONSORED: Stability and strength from meditation

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Homes and Gardens
Time to get chitting spuds

Just as every gardener is twiddling their thumbs

Gardening
Homes and Gardens
Airbnb: home from home

Meet Bristol residents renting out their homes with Airbnb

Inspiration
Travel
Athens winter break

Jess and her husband went on a winter break in Athens

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Fashion
Street Style: North Street, Bedminster

Street Style catches some locals on their lunch break

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Shops
New shop opening: Tiger Lily

Tiger Lily opened on Gloucester Road this month

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Learning
Working from home week

The benefits of the home office

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Career: assistant headteacher

Val is assistant headteacher at Bedminster Down School

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Cycling
Fox Cycling

Offering studio and online cycling sessions

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One mile of coins to help end polio

Bristol schools fundraise to eradicate polio

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Bristol Drugs Project: Enjoy your year

SPONSORED: Reflection, resolution and recovery in 2015

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