Musicians have played a fanfare on the roof of a new performing arts centre taking shape in Somerset.Read the full story ›
A Russian adventurer is visiting a factory in Bristol where an around-the-world balloon is being built ahead of his world record attempt.Read the full story ›
John Cleese told followers on Twitter he's bought a flat in the picturesque city.Read the full story ›
Jeff Lynne’s ELO will be taking to Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage on Sunday 26 June - filling what has become known as "the legend slot".
It's the first major act to be announced on Glastonbury Festival's 2016 bill - organisers welcomed the news on social media this morning:
Yes! ELO are playing this year's Glastonbury Sunday teatime slot. Can't wait!
The first acts for Bristol's biggest music festival Love Save the Day have been announced.Read the full story ›
The comedian is back in Bristol for a Slapstick festival. He says the thing he loves most about home is the accent!Read the full story ›
Bath's Olympic skeleton gold medallist Lizzy Yarnold has been selected as one of the coaches for skiing talent show, The Jump.Read the full story ›
Hit musical The Bodyguard has arrived at The Bristol Hippodrome.
Three-time Brit nominee and X-Factor winner, Alexandra Burke, stars in the leading role of ‘Rachel Marron’ in the UK production. The tour follows the musical's sell-out run at the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End.
The musical is based on 1992 Oscar nominated film 'The Bodyguard' which starred Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner.
The musical will run until 30 January at the Bristol Hippodrome.
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Watch Kylie Pentelow's interview with Alexandra Burke here:
An ancient contraption called a "thunder run" has been brought back to life to mark the 250th anniversary at the Bristol Old Vic.Read the full story ›
Some of the famous alumni who honed their acting skills at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, that celebrates its 250th birthday this year.Read the full story ›