A developer that made £1 billion in profit after tax in 2015 (yes, you read that correctly) is wriggling out of affordable housing obligations in...
Disabled people and carers speak out on Bristol cuts impacts.
SURVEY: Neighbourhood partnerships cuts. Are you affected?
Neighbourhood Partnerships, the council-led forums for residents, community groups, council, police and local businesses, are facing massive cuts. Do you think they’re a vital democratic...
Breaking: Multinational bank backs down to local campaigners
Santander has been forced to back track on a controversial policy.
How will council transport budget cuts impact you?
The Cable would like to hear from readers about how you think the council’s proposed cuts will affect you or your family. On the 21st...
Squatters evicted: St Philips
Squatters resisted an eviction for most of the morning on St Philips Road, Bristol before voluntarily leaving at 10:30am.
Bristol’s DIY communities
Community and self-build projects can play a small but important role in tackling the housing crisis
4% “affordable” Easton development up for decision… again!
The controversial plans were deferred in November.
How will council cuts affect you? Social care
The Cable would like to hear from readers about how you think the council’s proposed cuts will affect you or your family.
Tools for hard-hitting investigations
Award-winning journalist, Mark Lee Hunter, delivered a powerful investigations workshop for Bristol Cable Media Lab trainees and UWE journalism students last week.
Hundreds meet to stand up to racism
“We need to organise so we are the biggest voice.”
Council management blasted in damning report
Incompetent management, democratic failures and a culture of bullying – report published today on council austerity programme 2012-16.
Bristol’s role in arming the world
Fighter jets with engines manufactured in Patchway are dropping missiles designed in Filton on Yemen. But can the defence sector be re-shaped to provide real security?
Air quality: Blue sky thinking?
UWE Bristol researchers are creating a ‘toolkit’ for radical, citizen-led action on air pollution.
Bristol University working with the surveillance state
From maths to computer science, GCHQ has its tentacles in Bristol University.
Feminists vs. wife beater Floyd Mayweather, round two
Domestic abuser and boxer Floyd Mayweather due to appear at Marriott Hotel event on International Women’s Day.
You need the Cable and the Cable needs you!
So far, 1,500 people have helped make this happen. But the Cable needs 3,000 to survive. Here’s a snapshot of what can happen in...