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In this series, Lucy meets local Black-owned business owners to find out more about themselves and their businesses.
Art / Bristol / Fashion / / Lucy Turner

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Arts/Culture / Upskilling / / Zia Holloway

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In this series, Lucy meets local Black-owned business owners to find out more about themselves and their businesses.
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Lucy Turner

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Keziah and Qezz ask the young people of Bristol what they thought of the city's protest

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We're commissioning young black creatives' photography. Read how to send in your ideas
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Through poetry and illustration, Lucy explores some of her experiences being Black.
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Photographer and filmmaker Qezz Gill’s debut short film ‘Purple Girls’ is a visual celebration of womanhood.

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Young people from across Bristol share their daily lives and reflections on life during lockdown in this short film.
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Warefta's tour of Bristol remembers an forgotten and often ignored history of slave trading Last Spring, as part of the...

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For the third of our photography commissions Lenacha shares her work that has a distinctly editorial vibe.
Art / Fashion / / Rife Editor

Black Photography Commission: Art Fashion

For the second of our photography commissions Sonny Barthley shares his unique take on fashion photography as art.
Art / Bristol / Fashion / / Rife Editor