News from your co-op…
Why we go beyond flash in the pan reporting
In the digital age, news is turning into noise so we try to cut through that by telling the full story - from start to finish.
How we got people talking about drugs in Bristol
A look back on our November members meeting about drugs in Bristol, which left people feeling “connected”, “inspired" and “heard”.
6 ways the Cable is turning media ownership on its head
Newspapers should quite rightly be judged by what they print, but it’s high time to also focus attention on how they are run as businesses, and who they serve.
How we’re creating the next Cable campaign together
We asked members what our next campaign should be… and you came up with some challenging and powerful ideas.
Addicted Bristol: Life and Death – why we’re running this series
Bristol’s drug problem is threatening lives more than ever. We're launching a series of stories on the people fighting addiction, treating it and pushing for reform.
‘Big difficulties’ expected as universal credit comes to Bristol
As advice agencies and food banks are warning about the impact in Bristol, we'd like to hear your experiences.
The Cable view: A development for justice in this city, with the help of Cable members
The Cable led calls from across the city to #bootoutbailiffs - and we’re being heard.
Getting skilled up is just one way the Cable is shaking up the media
A look back at Media Lab 2018 - a free journalism course making the media more accessible.
Hiring: Community and Events Organiser
The Bristol Cable is an internationally recognised pioneer in building a new model for journalism. We – 2000 members (and growing) – are changing what local media looks like: in what we produce, how it’s produced, and who owns it.
Edition 16 OUT NOW
Today, we are sending out copies of the magazine out to hundreds of Cable members. To get yours through the post, become a member and pay £3 or more a month. Otherwise, copies will be available for free from hundreds of venues across Bristol within the next week or so.
Listen: David Goldblatt on Putin, politics and #worldcupfever!
Award winning football author, David Goldblatt, delivered a fascinating talk on Putin, politics and football.
Cable members continue to shape a new media for Bristol
One hundred Bristol Cable members crammed in to the co-operative’s annual general meeting, proving once again that media in the public interest must be led...