It's been revealed Banksy's Mobile Lovers artwork has sold for £403,000.
A cash-strapped boys club in Bristol has sold it to a private collector. All the proceeds will benefit Broad Plain Boys' Club and affiliate youth clubs.
There was controversy when the club removed the work from a wall nearby, until the artist himself backed its ownership.
Contractors working for Bristol City Council have corrected a miss spelt road marking on Old Market.
A Bristol City Council spokesperson said:
“It is not often we see our roadworks hitting the headlines worldwide, but we understand why this rare mistake has captured people’s imaginations. While it became something of a temporary tourist attraction, the contractor has now corrected the error earlier today at no cost to the local taxpayer.”
Somerset racing driver, Jenson Button, is one of the latest to take on the Ice Bucket Challenge. The Formula 1 star, who grew up in Frome, did his bit to raise awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and to encourage donations to research.
A cash-strapped boys club in Bristol has sold its Banksy to a private collector.
There was controversy when Broad Plain Boys' Club removed the work from a wall nearby, until the artist himself backed its ownership.
It's been valued at £400,000 - the exact amount it went for has not yet been revealed.
Bristol has received worldwide coverage of a misspelling that led to the words "Bup Stop" being painted on the road in Old Market, rather than bus stop.
The city council blames contractors for the error, which happened during roadworks in the area. A spokesperson told ITV News that the error will be corrected at no cost to the council.
Workers have managed to misspell the word 'bus' during roadworks in Bristol. "Bup Stop" was painted onto the road surface in Old Market.Read the full story ›
Photographers have finished taking pictures capturing 24 hours of life in the Bristol. Even the city's Mayor George Ferguson got involved.
No matter how good you are at photography do @24hoursbristol next year. Terrific experience & you learn so much! I've had a brilliant time!
Now plenty of celebrities have been taking part in the ice bucket charity challenge, but Bristol TV star Carol Vorderman has gone one step further.
She not only endured the ice, but then had 2,000 litres of water pumped from fire engines at Gloucestershire Airport where she's been learning to fly.
And yes, it was cold!
George Ferguson is one photographer who has taken part in today's 24 hours in Bristol competition. The city's mayor was given 8am-9am tomorrow morning to capture shots of life in Bristol.