Where the Bristol accent comes from: It turns out everyone else speaks English the wrong way
To answer this question we have to go back a long way – back before Bristol was a city and even further back than that, to before they started the roadworks. The year is 878AD, and King Alfred is so distracted by the task of beating the Vikings that he ...
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Bristol PostSnow hits the South West with Bristol motorists urged to plan ahead if venturing out of the cityBristol PostThose travelling from Bristol to the last day of the Christmas market in Bath are also being urged to check the weather conditions b… read more
QUIZ: 83% of Bristol drivers fail these 10 ‘basic’ road law questions – how will you fare?
… if true, would shatter any notion that those who have just passed their test are the safest drivers. London drivers were shown to be the least roadworthy of any in the UK. Halfords said its test showed 62% of UK motorists were still unaware of a …
Bristol PostDarrell Clarke hails "tremendous" Billy Bodin as Bristol Rovers No.10 dazzles in victory against Southend UnitedBristol PostDarrell Clarke has hailed the "tremendous" Billy Bodin as the Bristol Rovers No.10 scored the op… read more
Images of astonishing winter scenes in Bristol in years gone by – white Christmases and the city frozen
… collection and other picture libraries. It being December we went for the theme of winter. It’s been gurt cawd lately and we wanted to put this piece together now everyone is beginning to feel all Christmassy, but if there happens to be a tropical …
Bristol PostThe naughty Elf On The Shelf ideas making Bristol parents laugh …Bristol PostWarning: These are definitely NSFW and a bit post-watershed….20 Elf on the Shelf Ideas – Ideas for Christmas Elf on a Shelf – Good HousekeepingGood Housekeepin… read more
Bristol PostPolice make third arrest after woman found stabbed to death in Bristol flatBristol PostEnter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more… Rowan House in Har… read more
Bristol PostPolice appeal for missing man in Bristol as officers fear he will sleep on streets in freezing coldBristol PostEnter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much mo… read more
Bristol PostDispute breaks out over future of much-loved lakes near BristolBristol PostA dispute has broken out over the future of fishing at a popular lake near Bristol. Bristol Water announced that it was considering a reduction in trout fishing faci… read more
Bristol’s 10 worst streets for anti-social behaviour revealed
Are you living in one of Bristol’s crime hotspots? We have put together an interactive map that shows all of the crimes committed in Bristol and the surrounding areas in September this year. You can use the map to find out what crimes have been …
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