While the civil rights marches and bus boycotts took place in the Southern States of the USA here in Bristol in 1963 black workers had to fight the
Q. What has the Mangla Dam in Pakistan have to do with the fact that many of Bristol's taxi drivers are 'Mirpuris' from Pakistan?
The St Paul's Carnival is a barometer of the social and ideological changes within Bristol's race relations.
In 1962, Avonmouth Dockers refused to work with any 'coloured' labour resulting in the dismissal of some 60 'coloured workers.' These mainly West I
Western Daily Press 5th December 1972 on Ugandan Asians: Bristol should find homes for between 50 and 100 Ugandan Asian families
Bristol Indian Association's celebration in March 1959 of the Hindu festival of Holi (the festival of colours).
Zehra Haq set up the Barton Hill Asian Women's Group (later Dhek Bhal), which would later grow to claim some 800 members.
After the First World War the government announced its intention to provide 'homes fit for heroes' for returning servicemen and their families.
Since the closure of Bolsover colliery in 1993 great efforts have been made by central and local government, and other bodies to regenerate the com
The history of education in Bolsover falls into several well-defined phases.