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Walking should not be a privilege

Becki reflects on the disappearance of Sarah Everard and the changes that must occur so this never happens again
Bristol / Social Issues / / Becki Parker

Who will escape The Red Room?

We talk to Ewan French, the director behind this nail-biting new short action film based in Bristol
Arts/Culture / Bristol / Film / / Rife Editor

Black Poetry Commission: Tanisha Barrett's 'The future awaits'

Read Tanisha's uplifting poem that centres Black joy, rest and self-care
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Rife Editor

Breaking into the Creative Sector: Meshworks Power Lunch w/ Mr B & Friends, Fourth Floor & OggaDoon

Missed our Power Lunch on social media and branding? Watch it again here and read Qezz's summary
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Qezz Gill

Black Poetry Commission: Shaheim Minzie's 'black boys'

Read Shaheim's poem about the nuanced lives of Black men that are often kept from view
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Rife Editor

Breaking into the Creative Sector: Meshworks Power Lunch with Icon Films and A Productions

Missed our Power Lunch on filmmaking and production? Watch it again here and let Qezz give you her recap
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Qezz Gill

Black Poetry Commission: Rizpah Amadasun's 'Meanwhile'

Read Rizpah's poem on the struggle of holding hope and healing in the wake of heartbreak
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Rife Editor

Breaking into the Creative Sector: Meshworks Power Lunch with Bristol 24/7 and Crack Magazine

Missed our Power Lunch on writing and journalism? Watch it again here and let Qezz give you her review
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Qezz Gill

How to create boundaries for your lockdown buying habits

Astrid suggests that we could use our boundary-making mechanisms to limit our buying, too
Lifestyle / Social Issues / / Astrid Spruzen

Has lockdown turned into an online shopping spree for you, too?

Noah's online clothes shopping has spiked during lockdown - and he's not alone
Lifestyle / / Noah Taylor

Saying hello to the orgasm, and goodbye to the pleasure gap

Maisie asks why society never seems to centre an important subject - female sexual pleasure
Social Issues / / Maisie Williams

Fox Watch: How one of Bristol’s most common creatures helped connect my community

Bethany's lockdown has been boosted by visits from a nocturnal caller
Bristol / Lifestyle / / Bethany Sewell

Films Isolated From The Norm: The French New Wave’s Breathless & The New Hollywood’s Easy Rider

Noah reminds himself of the thrilling escapism of discovering cinema's greatest movies
Arts/Culture / Film / / Noah Taylor

It’s a Sin - that we're so uneducated about AIDS

Maisie was heartbroken by the Channel 4 series - but also left asking why she didn't know more *Spoiler alert: your...
History / Social Issues / TV / / Maisie Williams

I Can't Breathe: This is a Cry of My People

Lionelle Nsarhaza's poetic short film, made in collaboration with other creatives, explores systemic racism from a personal perspective.

Regenerating Dean Lane Skatepark: LOCALS ONLY

Ella looks ahead to the new area of the revered skatepark opening this year, while having a look back at...
Bristol / / Ella Hambly

Meet our incredible 30 Under 30 2020

Check out the West of England's best and brightest 30 and unders, all chosen by you
Bristol / / Rife Editor

A Walk Around Bristol’s Secret Garden 

Molly takes a trip to one of Bristol's beautiful and more secretive green spaces
Bristol / Lifestyle / / Molly Blair

Riding out the flood: a conversation with poet Imogen Downes

Rosie interviews her friend Imogen, who will be publishing her first poetry pamphlet this year
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Rosie McCabe

How Bristol helped me after five years in psychiatric hospital

Abi's first taste of freedom in the city was an empowering experience of community and care
Bristol / Lifestyle / Social Issues / / Abi Payton

The influence of Western beauty standards on non-Western communities

Sajeea studies the narrow measures of beauty we consider the norm and why we should fight against them
Social Issues / / Sajeea Bhatti

A not so Merry Christmas: you’re not alone if you’re dreading the big day

’Tis the season to be not so jolly. Adam shouts out all the people that aren't feeling so festive
Social Issues / / Adam Harvey

A Conscientious Christmas (or a good go at it)

Astrid considers how we can have the most eco-friendly little Christmas possible this year - despite Coronavirus
Guide / Social Issues / / Astrid Spruzen

Learn about Canadian persecution of Indigenous communities from Bristol’s Dark Cloud

Jake Mason's short doc tells the tragic story of Makadayannaquad, a survivor of the Sixties Scoop
Bristol / Social Issues / / Rife Editor