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From Bristol to Hollywood and Back - Cary Grant Comes Home for the Weekend

Paul Murphy | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Paul Murphy

Yesterday I had also learnt how to walk and talk like Cary Grant, as well as how to mix the iconic Gibson cocktail. I was beginning to get a sense of what Archie Leach had meant when he said, 'Everybody wants to be Cary Grant, even I do.'

This Low Quality Blurry Photograph Definitely Proves That Ghosts Exist

The Huffington Post UK/SWNS | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK

It was supposed to a happy occasion, seeing his friends getting married in a Victorian chapel. So imagine the horror when Oliver Davey took a pictu...

From Devon to Bristol: On Transitions, Moving and a Sense of Home

Roberta Verdant | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Roberta Verdant

Until I was eighteen, I'd moved house once. I'd always lived in the same general (suburban) area. Aged eighteen, I left home for university. I've stopped counting how many times I've moved since. This is a combination of factors. I like to roam.

The 15-Year-Old Bristol Girl Who 'Could Become Jihadi Bride'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK

A missing British girl believed to be heading to join extremists in Syria could become a "jihadi bride" when she gets there. Yusra Hussien, 15, fro...

Now Two Teens May Be Heading To Syria

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK

Two teenage girls have gone missing and may be trying to get to Syria to join extremists in the war torn state. A 15-year-old from Bristol and a 17...

Man Queues Days For iPhone To 'Win Back Wife'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK Tech

Darius Wlodarski from Bristol queued 44 hours at the Bristol Apple Store in order to 'win back' his wife by buying her an iPhone 6. The Bristol Pos...

Shadow Play

Clare Reddington | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Tech
Clare Reddington

This week marks our first Playable City conference (Making the City Playable) and the unveiling of Shadowing, the winner of our second Playable City Award, which animates the lamp posts of Bristol to capture and play back the shadows of passers by.

Bristol Workmen Have Actually Managed To Misspell 'Bus'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.08.2014 | UK

At least if a bup should ever come along, it'll know where it needs to stop. Workmen have managed to misspell the word 'bus' during roadworks. "Bup...

Gory Discovery Made In Recycling Plant

PA | Posted 02.08.2014 | UK

Human remains discovered at a depot may have got there after being chucked in with a recycling collection, police have said. A police cordon remain...

Snap, Snap, Is The Bristol Croc Back? (PICTURE)

Posted 26.06.2014 | UK

Bristol’s most exotic and elusive resident has been spotted again – and this time he’s been photographed too. A series of somewhat unlikely ...

Student Union Elections: Does Your Vote Matter?

Ciara Cohen-Ennis | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ciara Cohen-Ennis

With candidates making promises to have a pay-as-you-go gym, a free annual music event or free printer credits, it seems a shame that the elections still fail to capture the attention of the majority of the student population. Students should try to engage more with Guild politics to get the most out of their university experience and ensure that they are fully represented by the best possible candidate.

Out of the Shadows...

Clare Reddington | Posted 10.08.2014 | UK Tech
Clare Reddington

Making the City Playable conference in September and will run for two months. From now and until then we will work with the creators to question, explore and make the most engaging, surprising, thoughtful project we can. I love how much this project moves on the notion of a Playable City and look forward to demonstrating again that playful city interventions can be more than just fun.

Art Project Covers Bristol In Ghostly Shadows (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Tech

A new art installation in Bristol creates 'ghosts' of people by projecting their shadows down onto the streets after they've left. Once the sun set...

About Neighbours

Dr Ion Jinga | Posted 20.07.2014 | UK Politics
Dr Ion Jinga

In the last 17 months a blaming culture and racist attitude has damaged the lives and reputation of thousands of Romanians in the UK. The British public was continuously served with scaremongering about Romanians who, in their vast majority, are hard working people, honest, committed, pay taxes and contribute to the growth of this country.

Tigerlilly Quinn's Top Picks From Bristol

Fritha Strickland | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Fritha Strickland

There were a great selection of Indian and Moroccan themed picture frames in a variety of different shades. I love mix matched frames to create feature walls, I think it's a great idea to choose different sized frames too and not to be too concerned about aliment or spacing.

Bristol's Park Street Is One Giant Water Slide

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.05.2014 | UK

A massive water slide in Bristol has attracted hundreds of people eager to take advantage of the unique thrill event. The 90m (295ft) beast has tak...

Burger Blind Date at TGI's...

Paige Hiley | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Paige Hiley

The night rounded off with what could only be the most embarrassing and funny thing in the whole of TGI's... receiving our burger face pictures. Earlier on a guy came around snapping pictures of us making our 'burger faces' before we tucked into the delicious food. You can see my stunning burger face below...

A Day In My Life

Neil Davidge | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Davidge

We've only just started this project, I'm dead excited about this one, its the sequel to an English movie called 'Monsters'. It's really not what you'd expect from that title, it's beautiful and dark, a powerful movie that deals with the acceptance of that which is alien to us (the West specifically, it was filmed in the Sudan).

Cute Baby Animals in City Zoos (PICTURES)

Andrew Matthews | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Matthews

Easter's traditionally a time for new life with lambs a'leaping and ducklings a'paddling down rivers and stuff. Already 2014 has been a great year for city zoos who've been welcoming new additions to some of the world's most loved and endangered species...

A Mourning With Jessica Albarn - The Plight of the Bumblebee

Gisele Scanlon | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Gisele Scanlon

Jessica Albarn has won numerous accolades for her art, books and films, but until her last film "The Boy In The Oak", she had never made one where she collaborated so closely with her brother - Damon Albarn.

Banksy Mural Could Save Youth Club But Not Everyone's Happy

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK

A Banksy artwork has been removed from the wall it was screwed to - just hours after it was tracked to a location in Bristol. Mobile Lovers was pos...

The Rise and Rise of the Street Art Festival

Jo Brooks | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jo Brooks

Standing in the dank, fume-ridden disused road tunnel in an untrendy, forgotten corner of south London, little did I realise I was witnessing the start of a new art phenomenon. It was 2008 and the Cans Festival was taking shape.

A 6ft Crocodile Is On The Loose In Bristol. And It's Tweeting

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK

Police in Bristol were on the hunt for an unlikely predator – a six foot crocodile, to be precise. Chief Constable Nick Gargan tweeted the alert...

An Injection Of Glamour For The West Country

Huffington Post UK/ SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK

The landscape of Bristol has received an injection of glamour in the form of its very own iconic 'Hollywood' style sign. 'Bristoland' has been spe...

WATCH: Shocking Aerial Footage Of Floods

ITN | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Floods have closed roads and swamped fields in Bristol and other parts of Gloucestershire as storms continue to batter Britain. ...