Bristol and Beyond
Bristol pledges to welcome 10 Afghani families fleeing from Taliban rule
The government has set out a plan for the UK to take up to 20,000 refugees but campaigners are calling for more support.
The working class academic fighting to overturn wrongful convictions
He once called budding defence barrister and future labour leader, Keir Starmer, a “numpty” and hasn’t calmed down since
From St Pauls to Syria: Why this young woman and Kurds in Bristol are struggling for justice from afar
We spent the morning with a Kurdish activist struggling for peace and justice in north eastern Syria
5G rollout raises urgent questions about high-frequency health impacts
As Bristol experiences 5G mobile phone technology for the first time and conspiracy theories abound, science writer Andy Extance looks at the technologies risks and benefits.
Tory MP wants to get rid of sites and move Travellers into houses
Charities say the bill, if passed, would lead to the forced assimilation of Gypsies and Travellers.
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.
Bristol Travellers fill food banks for Christmas
The #FoodbankNomination started in Ireland but has since spread all over the world, including Bristol. We spoke to the Bristol Gypsies and Travellers who've taken part.
Bristol Brexit millionaire Banks lied to parliament about his campaign, say whistleblowers
Major Brexit bankroller, now under investigation by the National Crime Agency, “deliberately misled” parliament about his insurance company’s political work, and amassed campaign data ‘warchest’
Bristol care workers battle charity over ‘unfair’ pay for sleep-in shifts
Bristol Care Workers Network are protesting against learning disability charity Mencap, in a legal battle that could lead to £20 million in back pay.
Major increases in fossil fuel investments despite pension fund ‘Responsible Investment’ efforts
106,000 local pension fund members are further invested in dirty energy. But new rules may make it easier to drop fossil fuels.