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  • The Naked Guide to Bristol 7th Edition

    The new and fully updated Naked Guide to Bristol is out now! Orderyour copy today!

    In the ever-changing cultural lanscape of Bristol, the Naked Guide contains up-to-date listing of the best places to eat drink and be merry in Bristol.

    'The Naked Guide to Bristol is the funniest, most comprehensive and best guidebook to Bristol there has ever been.'

    'Taking an irreverent sharp stick and puncturing inflated hype and spin wherever it finds it, this guidebook gives you an up-close, in-depth and, above all, honest view of this great city.'

    The Naked Guide to Bristol is a witty and informative guide to the sights and sounds of Bristol. Whether you're after a big sight-seeing weekend or out to uncover the secret spots in the city, this guide will have you there in no time.

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    £12.99

  • Massive Attack: Out Of The Comfort Zone

    Author Melissa Chemam's in-depth study of the influences that led to the formation of the Wild Bunch and then Massive Attack looks into Bristol's past to explore how the city helped shape one of the most successful and innovative musical movements of the last 30 years. Chemam gives a unique insight into Massive Attack - 3D, Daddy G and Mushroom - their influences, collaborations and politics and the way in which they opened the door for other Bristol musicians and artists including Banksy. Learn More
    £14.99

  • Banksy's Bristol: Home Sweet Home NEW EDITION

    The latest and completely updated edition of Banksy's Bristol now includes a fascinating, in-depth feature on Dismaland, as well as a comprehensive timeline and history of Banksy.

    Banksy's Bristol: Home Sweet Home is the only Banksy book to explore Banksy's formative years in his home town. It contains pictures of his Bristol work which have never been published elsewhere and now the book has been completely updated with extra pages and we've added even more images and information.

    Download the Banksy's Bristol App.

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    £14.00

  • My Festival Romance

    Womad co-founder Thomas Brooman CBE reflects on a lifetime of festivals his autobiography My Festival Romance.

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    £8.00

  • Bristol Music: Seven Decades Of Sound

    Compiled by Bristol music expert Richard Jones for the M Shed Bristol Music exhibition this book features a timeline from 1955-2018, almost 100 profiles of Bristol artists and images from the M Shed show. Learn More
    £8.99

  • Bristol Rovers Players Who's Who 1946-2018

    The definitive Bristol Rovers players book. Club historians Mike Jay and Stephen Byrne have compiled biographies of every single player to have appeared for the Rovers first team from 1946 to the end of the 2017-18 season. Learn More
    £25.00

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  • The Naked Guide to Cider

    Do you enjoy a glass of cider once in a while? Ever wondered about making a drop yourself? Well, the good news is that anyone can make cider - or perry, for that matter - and The Naked Guide to Cider is here to show you how! This book features insightful stories and tips from many of Britain's best producers and, for those of an adventurous nature, a guide to the cidermaking regions. Learn More
    £11.99

  • Politics and Protest New Edition

    New and updated version of Politics and Protest! Packed full of new images, discussion and a glorious redesigned cover

    Don Pedro is an anonymous photographer who roams the streets of Bristol recording how people express their opinions through subverting advertising billboards, writing on walls, producing stickers and putting notes in windows. The billboards of Bristol in particular have long been a playground for a quick-witted group of political activists and anarchists who, under cover of darkness, subvert the corporate messages with their own slogans.

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    £12.00

  • Bristol Boys Make More Noise: Bristol Music Scene 1974-81

    Bristol Boys Make More Noise takes you on a tangential journey through Bristol's music scene 1974-81. Featuring the photographs of John Spink and words by Gill Loats, this book showcases Spink's unique photographic style as well as capturing the ever-changing music scene in Bristol throughout this tumultuous time for music. Learn More
    £14.00

  • Explore Bristol on Foot: Clifton

    Explore Bristol on Foot: Clifton is a walking tour that takes in Clifton's great mansions built by Bristol's wealthy eighteenth century merchants who lived there in order to escape the noise, dirt (and smells) of Bristol's then tidal harbour. ᅠ

    This guide will lead you to many well-known features including the stunning Avon Gorge and ᅠBrunel's world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge. You can visit the historic and still-operating Camera Obscura; see the once-secretᅠ Rocks Railway; walk the Georgian terraces including beautiful Royal York Crescent; and discover the oldest building of all, now a pub, but once just the humble home of a cliff-top farmer.

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    £7.99

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