I believe this decision is entirely correct. Disappointing as it was, Labour did not win the election on the 15th November. The people of Bristol will expect the Mayor to be able to get on with his job and be accountable for his decisions.
Cross-party working with The Mayor, as important as that will be, is not dependent on holding Cabinet places."
More top news
Campaigners in Bristol are fighting to change the name of the city's Colston Hall. It's named after Edward Colston - who was a slave trader.
Parents in Bristol say plans to flatten a sports ground would leave local children without a place to play.
A teenager has been injured on his way home from school after a tree fell on to him in Bristol.