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Membership Payment by Cheque Deadline

September 11th, 2019 · Comments Off on Membership Payment by Cheque Deadline

It’s nice to see so many lovely people signing up for BristolCon memberships. We look forward to seeing you on October 26th. If you want to come along and have not yet signed up, pleased note the latest we can accept payment by cheque is September 30th. After that payments can only be accepted by […]

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Event Reminder – Joe Abercrombie Booksigning – Sunday at Foyles, Bristol

September 10th, 2019 · Comments Off on Event Reminder – Joe Abercrombie Booksigning – Sunday at Foyles, Bristol

Seems so much has been going on, it is easy to lose track of even the important things. And one of them is an event this coming Sunday… BristolCon’s previous Guest of Honour, Joe Abercrombie, will be at Foyles in Cabot Circus to sign his newly published novel, A Little Hatred – which is a return […]

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Dealer Tables Still Available

September 7th, 2019 · Comments Off on Dealer Tables Still Available

We have some super-duper dealers coming to BristolCon and you can see those who’ve paid up here. (By the way, WG Foyle is Foyles the bookshop.) There are still some dealers’ tables available – a full table costs £40 and half a table costs £30, both prices include one dealer as member of BristolCon. Booking […]

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BristolCon Fringe presents Juliet E McKenna and Rosie Oliver

September 2nd, 2019 · Comments Off on BristolCon Fringe presents Juliet E McKenna and Rosie Oliver

After a summer hiatus, BristolCon Fringe is back. Juliet E McKenna and Rosie Oliver will give readings from their work on Monday, September 16th, at The Gryphon, 41, Colton Street, bristol, Bs1 5AP 7-30pm until about 9pm. Doors open at 7pm. The event is free to attend and there will be a Q&A after the readings where the […]

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Deadline for Returning Participant Forms

August 30th, 2019 · Comments Off on Deadline for Returning Participant Forms

Our programme master, Dan, may be super-human, but he needs time to assess the the wishes of the participants and put a balanced programme together to reflect those wishes so that there is something for everyone. Therefore we have had to put a deadline on the return of participants’ forms, which is: Friday, 6th September […]

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BristolCon Evening Entertainment is…

August 28th, 2019 · Comments Off on BristolCon Evening Entertainment is…

ZHL STRINGS No, we’re not joking… they really are coming all the way from London. More information about all the wonderful concerts they and where they play is here. Wow, what a way to celebrate BristolCon’s tenth anniversary! Our thanks go to our wonderful chairman for arranging this. (Maybe we should call her wonder woman?)

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Reduced B&B Rates for BristolCon-ers at Hotel Venue

August 27th, 2019 · 1 Comment

If you are attending BristolCon and want to stay in the venue hotel – the Doubletree Hilton Hotel – you can get rooms at a reduced rate…. Bedrooms can be booked at £110 B&B per night for double occupancy, which is cheaper than the current rate quoted on their website. This offer is subject to […]

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Evening Entertainment for BristolCon – We’ll Tell You Soon!

August 26th, 2019 · Comments Off on Evening Entertainment for BristolCon – We’ll Tell You Soon!

Oh the excitement… I can’t wait to share the good news with you. Our super-duper chairman talked to the entertainers on Saturday… everything is looking good… so watch this space for an announcement about our tenth anniversary celebrations announcement. Purr, purr, purrfect!

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Want a BristolCon Foundation Grant?

August 25th, 2019 · Comments Off on Want a BristolCon Foundation Grant?

Want financial help with a speculative fiction project that has a focus on the West Country or South Wales? Did you know that BristolCon Foundation can give grants or loans of up to £250 to help out? The BristolCon Foundation, formed in 2011, uses the funds left over from the annual conventions to provide loans […]

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Joe Abercrombie – A Little Hatred – In-Store Signing at Foyles on September 15th

August 21st, 2019 · Comments Off on Joe Abercrombie – A Little Hatred – In-Store Signing at Foyles on September 15th

Joe Abercrombie, a previous Guest of Honour at BristolCon and local fantasy author has a new novel coming out – A Little Hatred – which is a return to his world of his First Law trilogy. This is due to be formally published on September 17th. Foyles, Cabot Circus, Bristol have been lucky enough to […]

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