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Watch renaming announcement of Bristol’s concert hall

WATCH SIGNED VIDEO On Wednesday 23 September 2020 Colston Hall changed its name to Bristol Beacon. Watch the live stream of our announcement wi...

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Playlist: Ear Peace

It's Mental Health Awareness week, and this year's theme is Nature. Many of us h...

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Who was 'The African Blondin'?

At the end of May, Bristol Beacon plays host to 'A Fine Balance - In Carlos' Foo...

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Bristol Beacon to receive £800,000 from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund

Bristol Beacon has received a grant of £800,000 from the Government’s £1.57 ...

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Big Jeff welcomes you to his world, see you down the front

Prolific Bristol music fan Big Jeff today has unveiled his first exhibition of a...

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Bristolians share their creativity for A New Song For Bristol

Since we opened the public call for submissions back in November for our first major city-wide artistic project, A New Song For Bristol, Bristolians...

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WATCH: Big Jeff Johns - Welcome To My World

In December 2020 Bristol music legend big Jeff Johns spoke to us about some of t...

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A bird's-eye view of Bristol Beacon

Last week our building contractors Willmott Dixon got their hands on a drone and...

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A New Song For Bristol

In these extraordinary times, we have experienced loss, lockdown and lost identi...

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Introducing the artists creating Bristol Beacon's visual identity

On Wednesday 23 September we announced our new name as Bristol Beacon, with the ...

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Bristol Beacon

On Wednesday 23 September 2020 Colston Hall changed its name to Bristol Beacon.

Our new name is just the first step, it is about more than the sign above our door. Click below to find out more about how we’re changing, watch our name announcement, and discover how we want everyone to share in the joy of live music.

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