Today three of Santa’s best elves arrived back from The North Pole with over 200 letters from Santa Claus to the children of Bedminster! If you posted your letter in one of Santa’s postboxes before the 15th of December then head on down the The Elf Post Office, hosted at North Street Nursery from 5pm-7pm on Thursday 20th December to collect your reply!
Jarred’s unique and larger than life persona has won him fans across the country, proving him to be one of the most likeable stars on the circuit. His energetic storytelling has earned him a whole host of accolades including a Chortle Award and has catapulted him to the forefront of our TV screens in shows such as Mock The Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks and 8 out of 10 Cats.
On Saturday November 3rd this hilarious New Zealander headlines Stand Up for the Weekend at Comedy Box, with support from Suzi Ruffell and compere Clint Edwards.
Tickets are just £12 in advance and can be purchased via: https://www.thecomedybox.co.uk/site/301.asp?catID=1763
The return of the Bedminster Winter Lantern Parade
The Bedminster Winter Lantern Parade is back and this year it promises to be bigger and brighter than ever.
Starting on North Street then heading to Cannon Street, British Road and South Street the Lantern Parade is always a highlight of the year and an event you should not miss!
Each autumn, the lantern building projects start in local schools and community centres across Bedminster. Assisted by experienced artists, the lantern teams come from schools and community groups from across south Bristol, making sure that everybody from the elderly to the very young are involved in this community festival.
And every December, over 3,000 people fill the streets of BS3 to watch a truly spectacular procession of around 1500 people and thousands of illuminated lanterns, accompanied by some seriously shimmy-inducing musicians.
The #bemmylanterns team is a not for profit bunch supported by the Bedminster BID and a group of other sponsors and supporters, along with proceeds from our various fundraising activities.
So! If you have any questions, want to get involved or just feel like saying hello, head tohttp://site.bwlp.org.uk/.
THIS SATURDAY 11TH NOVEMBER SEES THE NORTH STREET WINTER FAIR HIT THE STREETS OF BEDMINSTER.
There will be plenty of local business stalls to grab a festive bargain, lots of live music, dancing and delicious food to sample. With plenty of children's entertainment, rides and more this is a perfect day for all the family.
Head on down to North Street this Saturday from 10:30am till 5:00pm for your dose of Bemmy festive fun.
This October, The Elephant House will host a spectacular afternoon of coffee, cake, prosecco and live music in aid of MacMillan Nurses.
Spindle Ensemble will be performing at this special event which takes place on Sunday October 15th from 3:00pm. An instrumental ensemble from Bristol, Spindle Ensemble take inspiration from artists such as Erik Satie, Moondog and Mulatu Astatke. They will be performing original compositions from their upcoming album bea.
Tickets for this event start at £8, but if you'd like to donate more for this incredibly cause then go ahead. There will be plenty of tea, coffee cake and the option of prosecco, if that's what takes your fancy.
To reserve a ticket please contact email@example.com