Campaign: stopping IMSI-catcher surveillance
The Cable is launching a national campaign calling for police to come clean on IMSI-catchers, and to ban this intrusive.
Brits most ‘stopped and checked’ for immigration crimes they can’t commit
Data suggests racial profiling in 11 major UK cities.
Medical research in Bristol violates international transparency guidelines
Research by TranspariMED and the Bristol Cable shows the university fails to meet requirements to publish medical trial data.
Factory farms: Six-fold increase in Gloucestershire and Somerset permits since 2010
Intensive farming has rapidly expanded across the UK in the last decade. The Cable takes a look at the south-west picture.
The sting: private investigators and spying on fracking and trade union activists
One firm shuts down its websites nationwide after hearing about this Cable investigation.
Growing scandal at Lopresti ice creams. Council yet to act.
“I regret I was not one of the persons brave enough to face them when it happened to me and another two members of my...
Exclusive: Ice cream wage scandal
Investigation into prominent local business reveals gross underpayment of minimum wage.
The NHS is in ‘a desperate state’, can it be saved?
This long-read on the NHS looks at how our local NHS services are doing, and the latest news on the the ‘plan’ to save the...
Half a billion to shareholders, next to no affordable housing for Bristol
A developer that made £1 billion in profit after tax in 2015 (yes, you read that correctly) is wriggling out of affordable housing obligations in...
Bristol University working with the surveillance state
From maths to computer science, GCHQ has its tentacles in Bristol University.
Chinese state is behind a zero affordable housing development in Bristol
And they’re “minimising” taxes.
How the ‘housing crisis’ is a crisis of policy, profiteering and politics
Housing development policy is marked by secrecy and misleading definitions. But can it be pushed back?