Staff losses imminent after ‘massive’ cuts to children’s centre funding
Bristol City Council may have prevented children's centres from closing, but services for parents with young children are to be stretched even further
Services at tipping point: adult social care cuts in Bristol
Further cuts and restructures to adult social care in Bristol are on the table. Here's what's happened so far, what changes are afoot and what impact people are seeing.
Revealed: ‘The most tradable prescription drug’ at HMP Bristol
The prison is trying to crack down on prescription drug pregabalin, as inmates either remain addicted or use it as currency.
Prisons: From ‘warehousing’ to workshops
Could education and training for prisoners help solve the crisis at HMP Bristol?
Two more iconic Bristol’s music venues close within a week
After a recent breakthrough in securing landmark planning reforms, Bristol's music scene faces yet another setback.
From drugs to Jiu Jitsu
With Filwood Community Centre threatened with closure, Knowle West residents reflect on the neighbourhood’s past, present and future.
Revealed: Why this 630 unit development won’t have a single affordable home
A huge new development is set to begin in South Bristol. However, there won't be a single affordable home. But this time it’s not developers trying to get around council targets.
Bedminster tower blocks: the only way is up?
Bedminster locals remain concerned about proposed high rise flats as the consultation period draws to a close.
Listen: Debating diversity in the media
In December, the Cable brought together members of the local community and media organisations to discuss issues of representation. Listen to the full conversation here...
Controversial waste plant gets final go-ahead after council error
Environment Agency grants permit despite local opposition based on pollution fears.
North Bristol NHS bosses scrap plans to privatise staff management
North Bristol NHS Trust has backed down on plans to transfer management of staff to a private company, after pressure from trade unions and campaigners.
Gasheads are taking action against hunger in Bristol
Disgusted at the rise of food poverty in Bristol, a group of Rovers fans are stepping up.