Things to do in Bristol today – Friday, September 1 2017

Including first day of Bristol Festival of Puppetry and The Other Art Fair

Features - Arts

Interview: Guy Garvey

The Elbow front man talks politics, music and more ahead of his headline gig at The Downs Festival

Music - Bristol

Prime minister awards Upfest founder

Stephen Hayles has received the Points of Light award for his inspirational work

News - Arts

Bristol stands united against racism

"White supremacy exists a bit closer to home than many of us would like to admit"

News - Bristol

43 of the best photos so far at Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2017

A selection of favourites from the festival's first two days

Festivals - Ashton Court Estate

What to do on the ground at Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2017

It's more than just hot air balloons - there's plenty else on offer

Features - Bristol

12 Bristol musicians to catch at festivals in 2017

Festival season is upon us and Bristol is representing at home and abroad

Features - Eva Lazarus