Bristol City

Championship and football league opening day fixtures 2018/19: Who will Derby, Reading and the rest of the teams face?

FRANK LAMPARD will start his managerial career away at Reading on the opening day of the Championship season with the game to be televised.<p>The former …

Bristol, UK

5 Chelsea Players Who Should Join Frank Lampard & Move to Derby County on Loan This Season

Chelsea all-time record goalscorer Frank Lampard has taken his first steps into management – at Championship side Derby County. Lampard has been keen …

Soccer

Stoke City chief says Leeds United game is a sign of tough times ahead

Stoke’s chief executive Tony Scholes says the first game of the season is a stark reminder of the both the Championship’s marketability and …

Soccer

Ernie Hunt: 'Donkey kick' scorer for Coventry City dies aged 75

<b>Ernie Hunt, the forward who scored the famous "donkey kick" free-kick for Coventry City in 1970, has died.</b><p>Hunt, who played 173 times for the Sky Blues, was 75 and had been suffering from Alzheimer's disease.<p>Hunt volleyed in a free-kick from the edge of the box against Everton after Willie Carr …

Coventry City FC

3 Key Battles Which Could Decide Nigeria's World Cup Clash With Iceland On Friday

Nigeris face up to Iceland in the second round of matches in Group D in Volgograd on Friday.<p>The Super Eagles were hugely disappointing in their …

Soccer

Bristol Friends of the Earth calls for protection of children’s lungs this Clean Air Day | Friends of the Earth

Friends of the Earth are also teaming up with Knowle West Media Centre to run a family event in Felix Road Adventure Playground in Lawrence Hill. The …

Pollution

Never Mind the Ballots podcast: Anthony Negus and Emily Kent discuss Bristol's business offer, libraries and supermarket waste

Hi politics fans, and welcome to episode four of Never Mind the Ballots.<p>This week we have Bristol City Council’s Lib Dem group leader Anthony Negus …

Bristol, UK

Naked bike riders 'assaulted by man with a walking stick' in Bristol city centre

The organisers of the Bristol World Naked Bike Ride have revealed that two nude participants were assaulted during the controversial event.<p>Hundreds …

Bristol, UK

Met Office weather: High pressure from Mediterranean to bake Bristol for more than a week

Sizzling temperatures of more than 30C will roast large parts of the country when high pressure drags baking air from the Mediterranean across …

Weather

Full response from Bristol City Council after dozens of cars parked on driveways get parking tickets

Bristol City Council has issued advice for those unfairly ticketed in a south Bristol street.<p>A Bristol City Council parking enforcement officer …

Bristol, UK

Scunthorpe United reject Bristol City's offer for Hull City target Hakeeb Adelakun

Bristol City have had an offer for Hull City target Hakeeb Adelakun rejected by Scunthorpe United, according to Sky Sports.<p>The proposal is in the …

Bristol, UK

Transfer news LIVE: Latest done deals and rumours including Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool

16:02<p>Leeds United look to snap up Hull City striker on a free<p>Leeds aim to see off late interest in Abel Hernandez to snap up the striker on a …

Soccer

Athletic linked with swoop for exciting Bristol wide-man Smith

Date published: 20 June 2018<p>Athletic will host Preston on July 28<p>Athletic have been linked with a loan swoop for Bristol City winger Jonny Smith, who …

Soccer

World Cup 2018 - Nigeria vs Iceland time, channel, squads, stats and odds

Nigeria vs Iceland - World Cup 2018 Preview: Everything you need to know for Group D clash in Russia<p><b>Nigeria vs Iceland kick-off on June 22 at 11am</b> …

Soccer

Dyche's Eyes On The Dons

<b>Sean Dyche believes drawing Aberdeen in the Europa League will bring the Clarets’ early-season plans into sharper focus.</b><p>The Clarets will end their …

Soccer

Metrobus bridge doubles in price to £50million

The cost of replacing a key bridge in the Metrobus network has doubled to an eye watering £50million.<p>Bristol Live understands works to rebuild and …

Network Rail

Gossip: Villa, Boro line up centre-backs, Lampard eyes another Chelsea pal

First up, a confirmed Championship transfer.<p>Lukasz Fabianski is leaving Swansea City to stay in the Premier League and, as expected, signing a …

Soccer

Major works to protect huge employment area at Avonmouth from flooding

A major project is being planned to protect a massive employment site along the Severn Estuary from flooding and unlock its economic …

Habitats

Why 500 people have written letters about a Bristol school's new changing room plans

Plans to rebuild a school’s changing rooms have divided opinion, provoking more than 300 objections and 200 letters of support.<p>Controversy has once …

Bristol, UK

Gossip: Leeds mean business, John Terry mulls over future, Junior Hoilett debate

Marcelo Bielsa didn’t join Leeds United to mess around.<p>At least that’s according to Sky Sports News and reported Tim Thornton, who has been giving …

Soccer

Liverpool want £15m for Daniel Sturridge as fire sale looms

Liverpool have slapped a £15m price tag on striker Daniel Sturridge as the Champions League runners-up prepare to offload a string of peripheral …

Soccer

What time are Hull City's 2018-19 fixtures announced? What you need to know about the Championship's schedule release

<b>Hull City</b> fans will no doubt be in a hurry to forget about the 2017-18 Championship season.<p>After relegation from the Premier League, City struggled …

Soccer

Portrait Of Slave Trader Edward Colston Removed From Bristol Mayor's Office

'I won’t be comfortable sharing [my office] with the portrait of Colston.'<p>SWNS<p>The portrait of Edward Colston being removed from a City Hall office in …

City Halls

Idles - Danny Nedelko

The video is Dylan-esque but the song is pure punk rock. On “Danny Nedelko,” Idles shred guitar riffs over lyrics that address the current …

Indie Music

Levante added to pre-season calendar

AFC Bournemouth<p>AFC Bournemouth have confirmed a second pre-season fixture on their Spanish training camp.<p>The Cherries will face La Liga side Levante …

Nottingham Forest

Championship rumour mill: Leeds United miss out on goalkeeper

Here are the latest Championship transfer rumours from around the web...

Soccer

Former Crystal Palace boss succeeds Spurs legend in new role with two-time champions in India

Former Crystal Palace boss Steve Coppell has been appointed as the new head coach of Indian Super League side ATK.<p>The 62-year-old, who had four …

Soccer

Bristol City end of season review

Vixens return to top flight with a point to prove

Women's Soccer

Bristol City Council ‘turned down’ £55million backing for city centre arena with no explanation

Bristol City Council “turned down” £55million of funding to help build an arena in the city centre, a company claims.<p>Arena Island Ltd - a joint …

Bristol, UK

Regeneration of Bristol's iconic Generator Building given go-ahead

The proposed conversion of one of Bristol's most iconic buildings has been given the green light by Bristol City Council.<p>The imposing Grade II listed …

Architecture