Jury finds a series of failings at Bristol prison caused the death of father-to-be
Callum Smith repeatedly self-harmed and threatened to kill himself but was not put on a suicide prevention plan. A report by law firm Irwin Mitchell.
School cuts: difficult questions at Education Question Time
What did we learn about party positions on education from the Bradley Stoke and Filton parliamentary candidates’ ‘Education Question Time’?
Death at HMP Bristol: Family seeks answers at inquest
The family of a father-to-be found dead in his cell at HMP Bristol is hoping for answers at an inquest into his death. A statement...
Teacher redundancies hit Bristol
Widespread staff losses and restructuring amid ‘devastating’ and ‘unprecedented’ cuts in Bristol schools.
Lopresti tries to cover-up exploitation…by removing stickers!
Can you spot the difference?
St Pauls Carnival to return next year…but not all is well
St Pauls Carnival organisers has announced the return of Carnival for its 50th anniversary in 2018. But not all is well.
Refugee return policy “an insult to the Geneva Convention”
There is anger in Bristol at what is being seen as yet another attack on refugees in the UK.
McDonald’s planning inquiry ends
Local residents complain of being ‘treated with contempt’ by fast food giant, as legal proceedings conclude.
Shock levels of assaults on teachers revealed
Teachers report shock levels of violence at work, as the school cuts crisis continues to see teaching and support staff levels slashed across the city.
Tory officials threaten to sue members over Lopresti MP selection
Earlier this week a letter was sent by discontented Filton and Bradley Stoke Conservative Party members outlining a plan to oust Jack Lopresti MP.
McDonald’s to battle Fishponds residents at planning inquiry tomorrow
Will McDonald’s win its two-and-a-half-year fight to build a new, 160-seater ‘drive-thru’ on Fishponds Road?
Ex-UKIP millionaire’s company wins ‘Independent Business’ award
And a tax dodging company was behind the awards…