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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

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Official NHS Information

For health information regarding the Coronavirus click the title above to visit the NHS website. COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus. Find out how to avoid catching and spreading Coronavirus and what to do if you have symptoms.

Bristol City Council

For the latest updates and information regarding local services and advice plus information regarding financial help available if you've had a income drop as a result of COVID-19; including losing your job, losing contracts or your household income reducing because someone else in the household is self isolating or in hospital. visit Bristol City Councils website by clicking the title above.

Latest advice and information from central government

Click the title above for the latest information advice and information from central government. Find out the number of cases and risk level in the UK, what to do if you have symptoms, and what the government is doing about the virus.

Bristol eateries Home Delivery and Takeaway Guide

It's not all doom and gloom many of Bristol's wonderful restaurants can be enjoyed in the comfort of your own home, we have put together a list of those who offer home delivery and takeawy so you can continue enjoying the wonderful food our city has to offer. This is also a great way to support our local eateries who are struggling at the moment.

Avon Valley Railway Santa Specials 2020

Many of you have been asking whether we’ll be running our Santa Steam Specials this year. You’ll be pleased to know that, despite us needing to do a few things differently, we very much want to welcome you and your family for some festive cheer. Christmas comes just once a year after all! We’ll do our absolute best to provide all of the usual elements of our Santa experience; the train ride, the chance to meet Santa and a present for all children. 28 - 29 November Avon Valley Steam Railway Bitton Railway Station Bath Road Bitton BS30 6HD

Docks Heritage Weekend

A celebration of Bristol’s maritime past with events for all ages at M Shed, Underfall Yard, Bristol Ferry and SS Great Britain. Print your very own map of Bristol docks, See cargo handling demonstrations Visit the Fairbairn steam crane, Visit an electric crane (charges apply), Take a trip on the tug John King (charges apply), Go back in time and watch historic films about the port.Guided tours of the Great Western Dry Dock on Saturday at 11am and Sunday at 2pm. 28th -29th Sepetmber.

The Rock Of Ages Experience Show

If you haven’t already seen the show or want to experience the magic again, be sure to come along and enjoy this uplifting and high energy musical tribute to the smash hit Hollywood Film and Musical, ‘Rock of Ages’. If you enjoyed the film and musical production, but wanted more of the music, this is definitely the show for you. 10th October, 7:00 pm - 12:30 am. BAWA Healthcare & Leisure, 589 Southmead Rd, Bristol BS34 7RG

Penguin Trail

Waddle on over to Brunel’s SS Great Britain and meet a group of penguins visiting from the Falkland Islands, where the ship lay abandoned until 1970. Stanley and his friends have come to find out more about the ship’s awe-inspiring homecoming to Bristol 50 years ago, but they’ve been enjoying their visit so much that they’ve lost their eggs! Set off on the Penguin Trail and search the ship and dockyard to help reunite the penguins with their precious chicks. 22 October - 1 November. Tickets must be prebooked. Brunel's SS Great Britain. Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Road, Bristol, BS1 6TY

Do you believe in magic?

This exhibition was due to finish during lockdown but has been extended to give visitors a second chance to see it. From Ancient Egyptian amulets and Mexican charms promising protection, to items collected from the altar of a practising witch, Do you believe in magic? uncovers new ways of understanding worlds beyond our own. All visits must now be pre-booked. 19 October 2019 — 28 February 2021. Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Rd, Bristol, BS8 1RL

Brizzle Week

Alright me babber! Welcome to Brizzle! Join us in celebrating Bristol and its people with an exploration of identity, local lingo and what Brizzle is known for. Is Bristol unique? Is it possible to define being a Bristolian? 21 September—25 September. All visits must now be booked in advance. M Shed, Princes Wharf, Wapping Road, Bristol, BS1 4RN

Stand Up For The Weekend with Ian Stone and Guests

Ian Stone is one of the most talented topical acts in the country. Edgy and provocative, with an easy-going manner and self-deprecating style, Ian is also a member of the Comedy Store's critically acclaimed 'Cutting Edge' team - a weekly residency of topical stand-up. Ian Stone has performed all over the world and is a regular guest on Radio 5 Live's flagship sports panel show Fighting Talk. He also presented Channel 5's Comedy Bigmouth in 2017. 3 October. 8.30pm (doors 7.45pm) The Hen and Chicken 210 North Street Bedminster Bristol BS3 1JF

Blood-thirsty Pirates

Join us this October half term for Halloween with a Pirate theme! Be prepared to be spooked by our underwater ghouls and look out for our blood-thirsty resident pirate – he’s one pirate to remember! Learn all about the history of piracy and the meaning behind the skull and crossbones flags. Don’t worry, its not going to be scary. We’ve made it suitable for the whole family! 24th October – 1st November. Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Road, Bristol, BS1 5TT

The Secretary Magazine

The Secretary Magazine is a free quarterly magazine and website for Managing Directors Secretaries, Office Managers and PA’s, dealing with the many issues and opportunities that may affect your business, from conference, training, hospitality, corporate dining, HR, team building and much more.

The Wurzels

OOO ARR! Them Wurzels are back on the road! Performing a career spanning set consisting of all the hits, stories and jokes from a career lasting more than 50 years. Drink up thy Zider! 10 November 7.30pm. St George's Bristol Great George Street (off Park Street) Bristol, BS1 5RR

Building Plant News

Your FREE Quarterly magazine covering the South West and Wales, targeting all construction, plant, civil engineering, groundworks, utilities, demolition, scaffolding, builders, architects, and builders merchants. Setting the agenda with news, analysis, campaigns, training, new products to the market, recruitment and anything that helps shape the future building and help to do business in our region better

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