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Samar Dowidar will join us from Cairo, Egypt to display a Family Oral History exhibition of the letters of her Palestinian grandfather Ali Rasheed Shaath (1908-1967).

 “Palestinian Stories“ is a project that aims to preserve, archive and publish the letters and the documents that belong to Ali Rasheed Shaath to keep the memory of him and his beloved homeland alive through his own words.

The exhibition will include:

·         Original documents and letters from the period 1925 – 1946.

·         A family photo album (1930 – 1950).

Friday, 21 February, 2020 - 17:00 to Sunday, 23 February, 2020 - 18:00

The South Bristol Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair 2020 takes place from 11am til 3pm on Thursday 27 February at the South Bristol Skills Academy in Hengrove, Bristol. It will bring together employers, training providers and apprenticeships organisations with job-seekers and school leavers.

Exhibitors include the college and council as well as employers, such as the NHS, Avon Fire and Rescue Service and Bristol Port Company. There will also be representatives from organisations supporting people into employment, such as the National Careers Service.

Thursday, 27 February, 2020 - 11:00 to 15:00


To celebrate International Women's Day, we invite all women to our cultural awareness event. 

You are welcome to bring items which are significant to your culture - for example, clothes, music, poetry, arts and crafts, or sweets.

This is a free event, but donations are welcome.

Tuesday, 10 March, 2020 - 10:00 to 14:00

Join Tracie Jolliff (Director of Inclusion, NHS Leadership Academy) as she explores challenges for BAME students on placement in the Healthcare Sector: What can leaders do to build their inclusive leadership capabilities and deliver on inclusion.


16:00-17:00 - Refreshments and Professional Networking (The Hub Café)

17:00-18:30 - Lecture (1H039)

There will be an opportunity for Q&As from the audience at the end of the discussion, please do come prepared with your questions.


Thursday, 19 March, 2020 - 16:00 to 18:30


A free event run as a collaboration between Self Injury Support and Self Injury Self Help for anyone interested in raising awareness and breaking the stigma surrounding self-injury. This afternoon aims to provoke discussion, provide learning opportunities and connect individuals and organisations who want to gain clarity about the hidden issues surrounding self-harm.

Please sign up to come if:

Wednesday, 4 March, 2020 - 13:00 to 16:45


Black South West Network is delighted to be continuing hosting Network meetings for the African/Caribbean & Asian heritage organisations in the city of Bristol and the wider region in 2020.

Monday, 17 February, 2020 - 17:30 to 20:00


This workshop will help develop system-specific support for Children and Young People's Mental Health (CYPMH) in the South West.

The event is for health professionals working in the area of CYPMH, who will learn about the current offer for the South West and explore best practice regionally and nationally.

The full agenda includes:

Tuesday, 25 February, 2020 - 09:15 to 16:00

Geared for Giving with Louise McCabe of Flourish CSR

Tuesday, 25 February, 2020 - 12:30 to 14:00

Not Just An Architect showcases the traditional and non-traditional routes that those interested in aspects of the built environment e.g. development, construction, landscape and architecture can endeavour that contribute towards our built world. Presenting options and opportunities that can cater towards young people, the talk highlights the importance of taking risks, learning new skills and the power in communities and networks.

Wednesday, 19 February, 2020 - 18:00 to 20:00

Have fun and get fit helping us maintain Troopers Hill at our 2 hour Work Party.  Afterwards join us for a chat over coffee or tea and biscuits. We supply gloves and tools but please wear long sleeves and suitable footwear.

Meet at the entrance to the Hill from Troopers Hill Field. Walk diagonally across the Field from the Summerhill Terrance entrance at BS5 8HX.

Thursday, 17 December, 2020 - 10:00 to 12:00


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