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Bristol bank holiday jazz - and beyond

Here’s the Bristol247 listing from Tony Benjamin for this week, with the Old Duke Jazz festival featuring over the Bank Holiday weekend.

Looking further ahead, as per previous post, The Fringe have now passed on their gig list through to  mid- November. 264 more words


Dates for the jazz diary

A quiet month on the blog, and on the Bristol jazz scene. The regular Bristol247 listing will tell you what’s on offer –  note that the Fringe… 614 more words


Sokar Uno

Sokar Uno is a painter and street artist who has travelled from Germany to visit the Upfest street art festival in Bristol.

Painting on a light terracota coloured wall set just off Bedminster’s high street – he began by painting the framework for his sprawling character. 211 more words

Street Art

Dinner at Aquila, Bristol

I’ve been to Aquila twice now, this was my third visit and it did not disappoint. Usually, if it is my second or third or fourth, etc time at a Restaurant I won’t blog about it, but I just needed to talk about their Carbonara. 87 more words


Bristol jazz this week - July 18

Bristol247 held over their jazz listing this week – probably because Tony Benjamin has been writing so much other stuff, notably this review of Michelson-Morley… 97 more words


Getting the story right - the final phase of my PhD!

I’m now entering the final phase of my PhD! Now that sounds vaguely ridiculous as it only seems like yesterday that I started. But I am now at the point of finishing off my fieldwork and beginning that rather daunting bit that means I have to try and make sense of it all. 769 more words


Driving Lessons Bristol

Many congratulations to David Flossman from Bristol who passed his Practical Driving Test first time with just 3 minors on Thursday 23rd  June 2016 at Weston-Super-Mare driving test centre, after a two week intensive course.   29 more words

Driving Lessons