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Cultural News
The Assassin showing at Bristol's Watershed

14 Jan, 2016

Years in the making, Taiwanese master Hou Hsiao-hsien’s (Flight of the Red Balloon) mesmerising first foray into the martial arts genre is a breathtakingly elegant and ravishingly composed tale of a complex web of betrayals set in ninth-century China. Full story >

The Story of China with Michael Wood - BBC Two

13 Jan, 2016

In The Story of China, Michael Wood takes the viewer on a great historical adventure, exploring the stories, people and landscapes that have helped create China’s distinctive character and genius over four thousand years. Full story >

Twinning update from BITA

06 Jan, 2016

The latest Twinning update from the Bristol International Twinning Association Full story >

Yue He Parkinson- Top British Chinese Journalist writes for Nee Hao

05 Jan, 2016

Not long ago, I received a message from Steven Ip, the editor of Nee Hao. He said: “You are one of the UK’s most important Chinese journalists. How about you write something for Nee Hao to give readers an insight about your journalistic work for the Chinese community?” I felt flattered. Full story >

Media exposure? It’s a piece of cake!

02 Oct, 2015

Bristol’s media gave the city’s Mini-Moon Festival held at the Fleece some fantastic coverage this year. Full story >

Makala Cheung: Inspiration from the Orient

03 Sep, 2015

Bristol and West of England China Bureau favourite Makala Cheung interview in Bristol 24/7 Full story >

Andy Council Strikes gold with new Oriental inspired Screen Prints

07 Aug, 2015

Ten years on from his breakthrough with the Bristol Dinosaur that kick-started a series of high-profile wall pieces in his home city, artist Andy Council joins UK print project Edition Fifty to bring more of his otherworldly creatures to the walls of people’s homes. Full story >

Transition complete 2015 China tour

06 Aug, 2015

We would like to congratulate Bristol and West of England China Bureau favourites, Transition, on completing their 2015 China Tour. Full story >

Mini Moon Festival

24 Jun, 2015

Bristol will celebrate the Moon Festival this year with a special event at The Fleece. Full story >