The sweet success of Bristol Sweet Mart

The sweet success of Bristol Sweet Mart

Hard work, determination, enjoyment of what you are doing and having a positive attitude are the vital keys for achieving any business goals. Bristol Sweet Mart owner Rashid Majothi won’t give away his secret family recipes, but he’s keen to help other local businesses achieve their goals. He’s celebrating more than 40 years as one […]

Clevedon crash: Neighbours tell of shock over fatal accident

Two people arrested after a van crashed into a house in Clevedon, killing a woman inside, have been released by police. The man and the woman who were inside the van when it crashed into the house on Yeolands Drive on Wednesday evening were arrested under suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. Police said […]

Warning as Bristol litter fines to go up

A man fined for dropping a cigarette in the city centre has warned fellow Bristolians as the fines for dropping litter are set to increase. The city council introduced a £70 fine for dropping litter in January. The fine is set to rise to £100 on 1 April. People who cannot pay their fine could […]

Bristol council to tax disposable cups

Bristol City Council will tax people 5p for every disposable cup used in cafes on council-owned premises. Lib Dem Councillor Clare Campion Smith proposed the motion to deter people from using environmentally harmful disposable cups. Every year, the UK throws away up to 2.5 billion paper cups. They are difficult to recycle due to the use of […]

Photographs make a call to action for planet’s wildlife

A shocking photograph of a black rhino killed by poachers in South Africa has won the Bristol museum wildlife photographer of the year 2017. The prestigious exhibition is now showing at Bristol museum, M Shed, until April 2018. The winning photographer, Bent Stirton from South Africa, depicts the emotionally disturbing image of the carcass of […]

Gaining mental health through helping others

The freedom of mind festival in Bristol focuses on different events to help people who suffer from mental health issues. It ran from 6th – 14th of October. The festival’s objective is to raise awareness on mental problems as well as bring people together. The fact is that mental health can affect every one, young […]