General Election 2017: Who will win the bellwether seat of Bristol North West this time around?
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Jury finds a series of failings at Bristol prison caused the death of father-to-be
Callum Smith repeatedly self-harmed and threatened to kill himself but was not put on a suicide prevention plan. A report by law firm Irwin Mitchell.
Local NHS staff resist plans to charge migrants for healthcare
Health workers claim cuts and privitisation threaten NHS, not migrants – and they’re not willing to act as ‘border guards’.
MP Charlotte Leslie: Sheikhs, food hampers and trips abroad
Sandi Dheensa takes a look at how local MP Charlotte Leslie has represented the interests of Middle Eastern regimes and sheikdoms during her time in...
Do young Bristolians want the vote?
The youth will control our future and how the world ends up for the next generation. But are they ready?
Voices: Who is the Tory aristocrat running for Bristol East?
Who is Theodora Clarke, the Conservative candidate who wants to be a “strong voice for Bristol East in a strong and stable government”?
Dont knock EastEnders, it has important lessons for us all
A social worker justifies their not-so-guilty pleasure.
School cuts: difficult questions at Education Question Time
What did we learn about party positions on education from the Bradley Stoke and Filton parliamentary candidates’ ‘Education Question Time’?
Woodcuts & Inks: Carving political messages
Old school printmaking processes are revived to produce campaign materials in the run up to the general election
Shining a light on Bristol’s lonely
How local groups are bringing people out of this ‘silent epidemic’.
Who’s Tim Bowles anyway? Metro mayor voter turnout disparities
Turn out for the metro mayor elections varied from 46.6% in Bishopston, to just 15% in Hartcliffe and Withywood.
Death at HMP Bristol: Family seeks answers at inquest
The family of a father-to-be found dead in his cell at HMP Bristol is hoping for answers at an inquest into his death. A statement...
“You are definitely not alone”: Using art to tackle the teenage mental health taboo
Teenagers and youth charities have collaborated with the Cable on this series of illustrations on mental health
Free money for everyone: not such a wild idea anymore
The idea of a no-strings income for all citizens is making waves in the UK and beyond – we asked a leading Bristol academic why the time may be right for a universal basic income
Teacher redundancies hit Bristol
Widespread staff losses and restructuring amid ‘devastating’ and ‘unprecedented’ cuts in Bristol schools.
The legal case that could shape part of the housing crisis
We caught up with a Bristol lawyer to explain the significance
Lopresti tries to cover-up exploitation…by removing stickers!
Can you spot the difference?