Bristol

GENTRIFICATION

The Community Organisation Rewriting the Rules of Regeneration

The landlords of Hamilton House in Bristol gave the building's managers 24 hours to leave. They said no.
Angus Harrison
12.20.18
Recognise Me

Perfect Is Boring: What It’s Like to Be Trans in the Restaurant Industry

With threats of customer harassment and misogynist kitchen culture, hospitality can be tough on its trans and non-binary employees.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
10.9.18
Safe Sesh

Inside the UK's First City Centre Drug Testing Facility

After successfully reducing drug-related harms at UK festivals, The Loop are now taking their testing facilities to city centres – starting with Bristol.
Matty Edwards
5.29.18
News

All The News You Need To Read This Morning

Britain's first ever city centre drugs testing facility opens in Bristol
VICE Staff
5.15.18
Premieres

Henry Green Is All About Movement On His New Single "Another Light"

The rising producer shares a track from his upcoming debut album, out in March.
Noisey Staff
1.11.18
crime

The Fightback Against Bristol's Instagram Bike Thieves

How police are working with the city's bikers to stop a crimewave, online and on the streets.
Angus Harrison
11.8.17
GENTRIFICATION

Make Bristol Shit Again

My hometown is becoming an extension of London, and losing its crappy edge.
Angus Harrison
9.19.17
thump exclusive steam

Seb Wildblood's New Track for Banoffee Pies Delivers Therapeutic Deep House

"Coconut Oil" will be released on an EP also featuring work from Jon Sable, Tell, and more.
Alexander Iadarola
5.2.17
Weed Week

A Hazy Day Out in the UK's Weed Smoking Capital

The South West smokes more weed than anywhere else in the country, and Bristol – the region's biggest city – has a unique relationship with the plant.
Angus Harrison
4.20.17
Indian Food

How I Brought Modern Indian Food to Bristol

Romy Gill arrived in the UK in 1994 with “a suitcase full of fragrant memories” and the idea to open a restaurant serving dishes inspired by her childhood in West Bengal.
Romy Gill
3.14.17
death

Inside the Burger Restaurant Where Hank Williams Uttered His Last Words

Country music legend has it that Hank Williams died outside of—or shortly after leaving—the Burger Bar in Bristol, Virginia. And ever since then, the restaurant has capitalized on the hazy story surrounding Williams' fatal overdose.
VICE Staff
3.4.17
Features

Shanti Celeste's Ready to Take Over the World, One Record at a Time

We track the progress of a star in the making from Lake District quarry raves to big rooms in Berlin.
Christian Eede
2.16.17
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