Both around his pharmacy in Bedminster, South Bristol and speaking up in the media for a community minded approach to healthcare. Neil and Ade talk about the practicalities and emotions of the vaccination effort, and the background and reasons for high levels of scepticism or ‘vaccine hesitancy’ in some groups and communities.
Watch: The government blocked Bristol's plans for tackling drug overdoses. This Scottish activist took matters into his own hands.
Cranstoun Project Lead Peter Krykant set up his own safe consumption room in a van in Glasgow. The idea has support in Bristol, so what will happen next?
Social care crisis leaves healthy patients stuck in Bristol's hospitals
The lack of carers in the city is down to poor pay, Brexit, competition from the likes of Amazon and increasingly unaffordable housing.
Bristol Uni staff strike again to protect their pensions, pay and conditions
Despite the disruption to their degrees over the last 18 months, some students are backing their lecturers’ action even if it means more missed learning.
‘I want Black and Brown boys and girls to think they can get to these kinds of positions’
Lucy Turner, the new editor of Rife magazine talks about the need for young people to feel believed in, how art helped her face adversity, and how to make media and creative industries less pale, male and stale.
'We need public leaders and institutions to be bold with big ideas, despite the risks and bad PR'
When we face existential issues like the climate crisis, or calls for radical changes to problems that affect us all, we need public institutions and leaders to not be timid.
Bristol was one of five areas with illegal air pollution in 2020
The city’s Clean Air Zone is finally coming into force next summer after multiple delays. Campaigners say it can’t come soon enough.