Survey to complete on tackling discrimination and advancing equality

  Please click here for a survey for VCSE (voluntary, community, social enterprise) organisations whose primary focus is tackling discrimination and advancing equality, human rights and good relations for people and groups. By completing the survey you will help us understand the vital impact you are having, how much social investment is supporting equality-focused organisations…

The Confidence Project – Movement Workshops for Women

Date/Time: Starting Saturday, 13 October, 2018 – 10:00 Location: 5 Knowle West Health Park, Downton Road, Knowle, Bristol Cost: FREE Organised/hosted by: Untold Dance Theatre The Confidence Project is a series of FREE movement/ dance sessions run by Vicki Hearne from Untold Dance Theatre and Somatic Movement Practioner Karin Rugman. The workshops aim to promote…

Bristol Black History Month 2018 programme of events with Bristolian Jim Alexander Williams on the cover.

Black History Month Events in Bristol

Bristol will celebrate Black History Month throughout October 2018 with a busy schedule of cultural events, including talks, music performances, exhibitions, networking opportunities, and a walking tour. The city has a rich history of BAME icons and their stories, and the month-long events programme sheds light on the men and women who have made their…

4th Annual Rise Awards 2018

Date/Time: Saturday 27th October 2018 from 18:00pm to Sunday 28th October 2018 01:00am Location: Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel, Broad Street, Bristol, BS1 2EL Cost: click on this link Organiser/Host: Sandra Gordon and Lynn Mareno (Recognising Individual Successes and Efforts (RISE) Women)   RISE Women are pleased to announce the headlining entertainment artists performing on the night. Top…

Sisters of the Wilderness + Q&A Film

Date/Time: Thursday 18th October 2018 from 18:45pm to 21:00pm Location: Priory Road Lecture Theatre, 12 Priory Road, Bristol, BS8 1TU Cost: All donation welcome Organiser/Host: Wildscreen    Wildscreen and the University of Bristol’s Centre for Environmental Humanities have teamed up to present a series of screenings, to bring you stories from the natural world. The film…

Kofi Annan Memorial Evening

Date/Time: Monday 8th October 2018 from 17:30pm to 19:30pm Location: Bristol City Council, Council Chamber – City Hall, The Council House College Green, BS99 7BL Cost: Free, but register here Organiser/Host: Ghana Community Bristol Ghana Community of Bristol (GCB) in partnership with The Mayor’s Office are organising a Memorial Evening for one of Africa’s greatest…

National FGM Conference 2018

Date/Time: Saturday 17th November 2018 from 09:00am to 17:30pm Location: Queen’s Building, University Walk, Bristol, BS8 1TR Cost: Between £25 and £45 (Refund Policy is up to 30 days before event) Organiser/Host: Integrate UK Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) affects over 200 million women and girls worldwide. This issue is becoming increasingly relevant to health and…