Tools for hard-hitting investigations
Award-winning journalist, Mark Lee Hunter, delivered a powerful investigations workshop for Bristol Cable Media Lab trainees and UWE journalism students last week.
Advertising job: got what it takes?
The Bristol Cable is seeking a freelance advertising representative within Bristol
This month: issues and stories we focus on
Got any leads? Wonder what Cable content is being researched behind the scenes? Check out our media Coordinators’ areas of focus… This month Alec (@alecsaelens)...
A night with Poetic Pilgrimage; The Hip Hop Hijabis. 25.11.16
Conversation and music with Bristol born and bred Muslim Hip Hop and Spoken Word duo, expressing the world as they see it through the art...
In the interests of transparency: a window into the Cable
What is the ‘public interest’? If we were to judge it by the metrics of YouTube views or Facebook page likes, Psy’s Gangnam Style and Shakira would tick the box. Should the Cable publish predictable music videos or vacuous clickbait columns? The Cable media coordinators don't think so.
Bristol Cable’s 2nd Birthday Celebration!
The Cable is turning two years old, and we’d like to invite all members and contributors to join in with our celebration!
The Cable stands with migrants
Many of our readers and 1,200 members in Bristol are from migrant and refugee backgrounds. This statement has been directly prompted by such individuals.
Come and party with the Cable!
The 8th edition of the Bristol Cable comes out this week. We’re having a party to celebrate on 16th July. We’d love to see you...
Edition 8 out: A few words from the editorial team
The Cable’s been rufflingmade possible by co-op a few feathers over the last one and half years. But the aim with our reporting is not to be sensational, or needlessly strident.
Accountability is not a smear
A few words from the Cable media team On Tuesday night we published a story detailing that Bristol Mayor George Ferguson and senior Council...
The so-called exclusives of Bristol media…
The best of the city’s (other) local media bravely fighting the good fight…
Talking to fascists, reporting on fascism: join an online debate
Should we speak to fascists? An experiment in e-democracy at the Bristol Cable.