Sandi Dheensa

Edition 19

Meet Kerry, the Hartcliffe community activist on a mission

“We’ve got so used to things being taken away from us, that a lot of people don’t know we’ve got rights.”

Exclusive interview: “Judah will not be silenced”

Jamming for the girls

Ideas and Action

Rising up to open opportunities in the arts

Rising Arts Agency is helping young people of colour to break into the cultural sector.


Artificial intelligence, robots, and the future of society: interview with Darren Jones


Massive response to Bristol councillor’s petition for Windrush-era citizens

Bristol: Highest number of mental health patient preventable deaths

Highly vulnerable patients have died after NHS failings. Why?

Taking on diversity beyond tokens

In December, the Cable brought together members of the local community and media organisations to discuss issues of representation.

A pioneering project to tackle gender-based violence needs help

The Cable speaks to Bristol Zero Tolerance about how the initiative to eradicate gender-based violence could be saved.

After Grenfell: what now for fire safety in Bristol?

what is being done in Bristol to improve fire safety after the Grenfell disaster?

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...

Perinatal mental health in Bristol

Are we failing to protect the mental health of pregnant women and new mums?