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Entries from March 2013

Paintwork: The Movie

March 28th, 2013 · Comments Off on Paintwork: The Movie

Tim Maughan and friends have produced a short film based on the opening sequence of Tim’s short story, “Paintwork”. Naturally it is set in Bristol. We love it. We hope you will too.

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Tags: Bristol · Movies

All Change at The Ramada!

March 27th, 2013 · Comments Off on All Change at The Ramada!

If you’ve never been to BristolCon before and you come looking for the Ramada in October, you won’t find it. That’s not because it’s disappeared Tardis-like into the mists of time and space, but for the rather mundane reason that, from May 1st, the Ramada will become the Hilton Doubletree Bristol City. Same hotel, same […]

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Tags: Hotel

Time Travel Romance Launches at Foyles

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off on Time Travel Romance Launches at Foyles

At 6:30pm on April 10th Bristol-based author, Amanda James will be launching her time travel romance novel, A Stitch in Time, at the Foyles bookstore in Cabot Circus. Her publishers are called Choc-Lit, and we see from the flyer below that they will be providing chocolate at the launch. They clearly know some of us […]

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Novel Writing Workshop in Bath

March 20th, 2013 · Comments Off on Novel Writing Workshop in Bath

On April 14th Writing Events Bath are holding a workshop designed to help authors with the middle of their novels. The tutor is Dr Samantha Harvey, an MA Tutor at Bath Spa University with a very successful start to her own career as a novelist. The price is £45 for a 3-hour workshop. Further details […]

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Tags: Workshops

April Word of Mouth

March 19th, 2013 · Comments Off on April Word of Mouth

The April 3rd Word of Mouth event at the Thunderbolt will be devoted to the Bristol Short Story Prize. Readers will include our good friends Kevlin Henney and Tania Hershman. Entry is free. Details are available from the Thunderbolt’s website.

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Neil Gaiman At Toppings

March 18th, 2013 · Comments Off on Neil Gaiman At Toppings

Neil Gaiman will be appearing in Bath on June 14th, courtesy of Toppings bookstore. Tickets are currently £10, redeemable as a discount off the price of Neil’s new book, The Ocean at the End of the Lane, if you buy it. They are not yet sold out. Go here, quickly.

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Emma & Jo at the Thunderbolt

March 5th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Emma Newman and our Glorious Leader, Jo Hall, will be the guests at Word of Mouth at the Thunderbolt on Wednesday, March 6th. We quote from their website: AN EVENING OF FANTASY WITH JOANNE HALL and EMMA NEWMAN Word of Mouth and our science fiction friends BristolCon present an evening of fantasy with Joanne Hall […]

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