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One-off Showing of Labyrinth at Bristol Watershed – Buy Your Tickets Now!

January 19th, 2016 · Comments Off on One-off Showing of Labyrinth at Bristol Watershed – Buy Your Tickets Now!

In honour of the great David Bowie, in what is (un)arguably his finest moment on screen, those lovely folks at Bristol Watershed are going to be showing Labyrinth on Feb 14th at 11.30am, and tickets are available from their website right now. http://www.watershed.co.uk/whatson/7139/labyrinth/ You should probably grab these quickly; tickets are going to be snatched […]

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Tags: Bristol · Events

Ivory Towers – Exhibition in Bristol Featuring Former GOH Julian Quaye

December 1st, 2015 · 1 Comment

Former BristolCon Artist GOH Julian Quaye will be displaying some of his work in an exhibition entitled ‘Ivory Towers’ in Bristol this week. The exhibition runs from December 1st -7th at PAPER Arts / Co-lab, 51-53, Merchant Street, Broadmead BS1 3EE, and “showcases the work of three artists each with his own unique style but […]

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Tags: Art · Bristol

Bristol Festival of Literature – Events For Your Diary

October 6th, 2015 · Comments Off on Bristol Festival of Literature – Events For Your Diary

The annual Bristol Festival of Literature is almost upon us, and there are several events running that should be of interest to BristolConnies. BristolCon regular Jonathan L Howard is involved in two events. Firstly there will be An Evening At The Fear Institute taking place at Smoke and Mirrors, just off the Centre on October […]

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Amnesty Bristol – Comic And Graphic Novel Sale!

September 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Amnesty Bristol – Comic And Graphic Novel Sale!

Our friends at the legendary Amnesty Bookshop, 103 Gloucester Road, are having one of their semi-regular comic and graphic novel sales on Saturday 12th September between 1-5pm. They have huge quantities of stock in mint or near mint condition, including some rarities, so get down there and flick through the racks. We also have a […]

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Eating Out At BristolCon

August 28th, 2015 · Comments Off on Eating Out At BristolCon

Lunchtime at BristolCon will be at 2pm. You probably won’t want to leave the hotel as we have a mass signing and our lovely chair-person is launching her new book in Panel One (hint), but if by any chance you want to wander off and get some food we have some recommendations. The hotel bar […]

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Accommodation At BristolCon – Hotel Discount Available

August 22nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Accommodation At BristolCon – Hotel Discount Available

Just a quick note to let you know that if you’re staying over for BristolCon rooms at the Hilton Doubletree are still available, but they’re selling out fast! Bristolcon has secured a limited number of rooms at a discount rate for our guests, but at £70 for single occupancy and £88 for double occupancy they’re […]

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Tags: Bristol · Hotel

BristolCon Fringe – August 17th 2015 – With David Gullen and Gaie Sebold

August 9th, 2015 · Comments Off on BristolCon Fringe – August 17th 2015 – With David Gullen and Gaie Sebold

This is the last Fringe before we take a break in September for BristolCon, and it’s going to be a good one. Our readers will be David Gullen and Gaie Sebold, who has been nominated for this years BFS Short Story Award for “A Change of Heart” – congrats Gaie! The fun starts at 7.30pm […]

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Tags: Bristol · Events · Fringe

Flash Fiction at the BristolCon Fringe – 22/6/2016 – 7pm

June 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on Flash Fiction at the BristolCon Fringe – 22/6/2016 – 7pm

Are you in the Bristol area? Fancy taking part in a flash fiction workshop with our very own flashmiester Kevlin Henney? And / Or taking part in a flash reading open mic session? As part of the celebrations for National Flash Fiction Day, Kevlin Henney (North By Southwest)  will be taking charge of the Fringe on […]

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Inconceivable! The Princess Bride Comes To Bristol For One Night Only!

May 15th, 2015 · 2 Comments

There are two kinds of people in the world, a wise man once said. People who love The Princess Bride, and people who haven’t seen it yet. Maybe you have yet to succumb to the charms of the Bride, or maybe you’ve got an overdeveloped sense of vengeance that’s going to get you into trouble […]

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Tags: Bristol · Events · Movies

BristolCon Fringe – May 18th -With Sophie E Tallis and Ben Galley

May 9th, 2015 · Comments Off on BristolCon Fringe – May 18th -With Sophie E Tallis and Ben Galley

t’s nearly Fringe Time again, and on May 18th the BristolCon Fringe will be hosting Kristell Ink author Sophie E Tallis (White Mountain), and self-publishing whizz and Emaneska series author Ben Galley. It’s going to be a good one, so don’t miss it! If you’d like to come along the event starts at 7.30 at […]

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Tags: Bristol · Events · Fringe