Richard Noble, who broke the landspeed record in 1997 and is working on a 1,000 mph record attempt in The Bloodhound, is due to open a care centre for people with motor neurone disease at Frenchay Hospital.
His mother died from the condition and he says the centre will mean no one has to face life with it on their own.
Text Santa is organising the Biggest Bag Pack Ever for 6 UK based charities. They will help and support someone near you this Christmas.
The second carnival takes place tonight in the West's Guy Fawkes Carnival Circuit. Many roads in the town will be closed from 6pm.
Bristol based charity Sustrans is warning cyclists to stay safe as clocks go back