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The St Paul's Carnival is a barometer of the social and ideological changes within Bristol's race relations.

This Hindu Temple was established in 1979 in Redfield, East Bristol in a late Victorian gothic building whose original use had been a Methodist Cha

Bristol’s first mosque, the Bristol Jamia Mosque in Green Street Totterdown, Bristol on the site of St. Katherine’s church.

This scroll now in the Bristol and West Progressive synagogue has a remarkable provenance.

The Bristol and West Progressive Jewish congregation was formed in 1961 and met briefly in members’ houses then met at the meeting house of the Red

The Owen Street Mosque moved into a building originally erected in 1901 at the City Street Mission.

In 1962, Avonmouth Dockers refused to work with any 'coloured' labour resulting in the dismissal of some 60 'coloured workers.' These mainly West I

It was in 1977 that the Chelsea Road Gurdwara was first established .

This building was acquired by Sikhs in 1978 to replace the city’s first Gudwara which had been originally 1958 at 8 St.

The Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara, Church Road, St. George, Bristol is in a building built in 1894-95 originally as the St.