The Bristol Cable


Low turnout: why didn’t you vote at the general election?

14 years of Tory rule came to an end last week, but turnout was the lowest in years, so we want to hear from people who didn't vote.

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The Cable view: Bristol’s role in national politics is about to be turned on its head

What matters most to you about Bristol’s local elections?

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Cable Community News

Open letter: Together for Change, a citywide campaign against knife crime in Bristol

Today we come together as a city united to say enough is enough. We must see an end to the scourge of knife crime that...


One year on: what’s been the impact of Bristol’s Clean Air Zone?

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Cable Community News

Explainer: How Bristolians are keeping proper journalism alive

Stand to be a Bristol Cable director

Do you think the Bristol Cable is an exciting project with potential to grow? Do you want to help us improve what we’re doing, further...

Callout: Have you been given a section 21 eviction?

Landlords are still using 'no fault' section 21 evictions before the government bans them.

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We’re hiring: People and Wellbeing Lead

In this role, you would help the Bristol Cable maintain a professional co-operative with a culture of care.

How is Bristol’s dental care shortage affecting you?

The shortage of dentists across Bristol and the South West is leaving people no choice but to travel miles for an NHS service, fork out large amounts of money for private care, or perform DIY 'treatments' on themselves.

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We’re hiring: Community and Events Organiser

** Applications are now closed ** About the role The Community and Events Organiser is the driving force behind the Cable’s presence in Bristol. You’ll...

Have your say: Kingsdown In Focus

Your answers will help us tell stories about Kingsdown that are going unreported and create a more accurate picture of what's really going on in our city.

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