Every week in Patchway, dozens of people face the long arm of the hostile environment
At a drab police station on the outskirts of Bristol, people of all backgrounds face a routine of fear with some standing in solidarity by their side.
Bad news for bailiffs, good news for citizens as council slashes use
Use of bailiffs has fallen off a cliff since July.
Hundreds of Bristolians face landlords with an ultimate legal power. But a rebellion is growing
A fightback is brewing against a piece of legislation that epitomises the difficulties of having a secure home.
The far-right bomb maker who wasn’t charged with terrorism offences
He built bombs and published racist, far-right views online. Why wasn't Matthew Glynn charged with terrorism offences?
Lopresti ice cream bosses slavery trial date set
Salvatore and Roberto Lopresti face modern day slavery charges.
UPDATE: Man detained in Easton immigration raid released after “further checks”
The raid made national news as a show of dissent to the ‘hostile environment’ immigration regime.
Revealed: The aristocrats behind Totterdown’s unaffordable tower blocks
Bristol’s red hot housing crisis is attracting a globetrotting elite. One owns this castle.
100 people blockaded an immigration raid for seven hours in Easton last night
People took to the streets of Easton in an act of defiance against the government’s ‘hostile environment’ immigration enforcement regime.
The day gig economy workers struck back
A powerful display by precarious workers
Update: Loprestis’ ‘No plea’ in slavery case
Ice cream bosses face will face Crown Court next month
Exclusive: Lopresti ice cream bosses face slavery charges
Salvatore and Robert Lopresti face charges of forced labour.
Survivors and ACORN escalate campaign for accountability on safe houses
Two domestic abuse survivors are at risk of homelessness and say that the council has abandoned them.