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For the Love of Pride

Bristol Pride returned for 2017 on Saturday 8 July. Culture Calling grabbed a camera and headed to the heart of the action to capture just a glimpse of what was on offer.

An Interview with Kate Nash

We sat down with indie popstar Nash to talk markers of success, new music and her role in Netflix original series, GLOW.

Introducing: The Shires

Culture Calling catch up with country music superstars The Shires ahead of their Bristol date at Colston Hall.

A Guide to Bristol’s Best Green Spaces

Finding serenity in nature is priceless in more ways than one, and is fortunately very easy in Bristol – when you know where to look.

A Book Lover’s Guide to Bristol

With the annual Bristol Shakespeare Festival currently underway, now seems like the perfect time to remind ourselves of Bristol's rich literary heritage.

A Guide to Bristol’s Best Restaurants

With its intimate, casual spaces and elegant food, Bristol is fast becoming another UK capital of cuisine.

Top 5: Underground Clubs in Bristol

Bristol is renowned for its vibrant underground music scene with party-goers from far and wide flocking to the city, so grab your dancing shoes and join them.

A Guide to the Bristol Pride Festival

From improvised theatre and comedy to film festivals and huge musical acts, get into the spirit of Pride with Bristol's LGBT+ cultural extravaganza.

A Museum Lover’s Guide to Bristol

From science centres to stately homes, if you're a museum buff Bristol is the perfect city to explore centuries of history.

Air: Visualising the Invisible at RWA

The Royal West of England Academy hosts this soaring new exhibition of airborne artworks in Bristol.

Bristol’s Hidden Gems: Cheap Grub

Cheap and cheerful is the name of the game in our round-up of Bristol's best eateries that won't break the bank.

Basim Magdy Exhibition at the Arnolfini

In his debut UK solo show, the innovative Egyptian artist uses dreamlike visuals and surreal slogans to predict the future.

Top 5: Bristol Food Festivals

From burger bonanzas to Thai and vegan feasts, there‘s something for everyone at Bristol’s top food festivals this summer.

A Guide to the Bristol Refugee Festival

This programme features film, live music, cycle rides and an Eid feast in a month-long celebration of Bristol's refugees.

Top 5: BYOB Restaurants in Bristol

Don't let the alcohol mark-ups spoil your meal - pay a visit to Bristol's best eateries where you can bring your own booze.

Top 5: Independent Bookshops in Bristol

Whether you want hundred-year-old books or just a friendly atmosphere with great prices, Bristol’s book scene covers it all.

Bristol's Hidden Gems: Keep It Local

Fresh food, homegrown produce and locally crafted pop-ups are the order of the day in our guide to keeping it local in Bristol.

A Guide to Bristol's Spirit Festivals

Get into the 'spirit' of summer with a range of alcohol-themed festivals descending on Bristol over the next few months.

Top 5: Family Attractions in Bristol

We present you with our top 5 suggestions for family frivolity in Bristol.

Top 5: Vintage Shops in Bristol

Fed up with rummaging through substandard clothing rails? Don't sweat it - we've got the low-down on the best places to buy vintage.

Top 5: Record Stores in Bristol

Fire up the decks and turn on the mixer – we are putting vinyl front and centre with a selection of Bristol's best record stores.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Bristol

Forget what you think you know about the city – from balloons to Blackbeard, here's our top 5 lesser-known facts about Bristol.

Bristol Choral Society Summer Concert at Bristol Cathedral

Choral delights abound in this June concert, with a programme featuring Bernstein, Duruflé and Whitacre.

Top 5: Vegetarian Restaurants in Bristol

Kicking off National Vegetarian Week, we've put together our pick of Bristol's most mouthwatering vegetarian restaurants.

A Guide to Street Art in Bristol

Take a tour with us through the street art capital of the UK.

Top 5: Indian Restaurants in Bristol

We've scoured the streets of Bristol to track down the best curries the city has to offer.

Bristol's Best Alternative Date Ideas

Here's a selection of some of the best unusual date spots across Bristol.

An Interview with Maisie Williams

We talk to Maisie Williams about Game of Thrones, fame and Bristol.

You & Meow Cafe, Bristol

The moment we have all been waiting for is finally here: Bristol has opened its first cat café!

An Interview with James May

We talk to James May about his motoring passion and his connection to Bristol.

A Sushi Lovers Guide to Bristol

We pick out the best places for sushi in Bristol.

An Interview with Caro Emerald

We talk to jazz songstress Caro Emerald about her upcoming tour.

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