Edition 4 : Summer 2015
We hear a lot about empty homes, but where exactly are Bristol’s disused properties? Alex Turner takes a look, and finds as many questions as...
Illustration: Luke Carter (lukecarter.co.uk) Hoos u turjumaad Soomaali: Scroll down for Somali translation As the humanitarian crisis unfolds in Calais and places further afield, it’s...
Words: Shaun Clarke Illustration: Samara Hawthorne “Wha’cha’ gotta-ask-ya-sen-iz, a-ya-innit-f’ the-love, or f’ the money?” he’d asked, when we spoke casually about low paid jobs. That...
The past seven years have been an epic roller coaster ride for Ujima Radio, with the likes of Shaggy, Africa Bambaata and Benjamin Zephaniah appearing...
Bristol And Beyond Ideas And Action Features City
In the first of a series, we take a look at some of the corporate movers and shakers headquartered in Bristol. Illustration: Kleiner Shames
People's History City
Hartcliffe rioted twenty-three years ago, soon after the last Conservative government was elected. We cast an eye back to dark times and the seeds of...
Cartoon: Getting back on my feet after alcohol
Knowle West is a neighbourhood in south Bristol, home to 12,000 residents. Since its creation in the 1930s following slum clearance in the city centre,...
Features Voices Moving On: Racism Against Travellers
The sensationalised British media delights in portraying Gypsies as dirty, thieving criminals in our otherwise well-ordered society. A Gypsy, Roma and Traveller (GRT) community engagement...
Ideas And Action City Features
In 2013, Bristol council announced ambitious plans to cut its tenants’ energy bills by putting solar panels on their roofs. Two years on, we find...
City Features Investigations
Community drug and alcohol advice services in Bristol are struggling to keep afloat and provide vital support to people facing the cutbacks of austerity. Words:...
Who’s trumping the rip off in unwarranted costs?
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