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Bristol Beacon appoints Hope Solutions to lead sustainability plans

Bristol Beacon has announced the appointment of locally based Hope Solutions as partners to develop and lead their ambitious sustainability plans, which include a commitment made in 2019 to become the UK’s first carbon neutral concert venue by 2030. Hope Solutions, who are one of the leading sustainability consultancies for the live event and entertainment industry, will help Bristol Beacon design an inspiring ‘Carbon Neutral Roadmap’. The work will include…

Bristol Beacon reveals latest milestones and significant progress on building transformation

In celebration of England’s venues once again being able to welcome back audiences, Bristol Beacon has opened its doors to reveal the latest milestones and progress on its multi-million pound redevelopment. The three partners involved in the ambitious transformation of Bristol’s iconic venue – Bristol City Council, who own the venue, Bristol Music Trust, the charity that operate it, and Willmott Dixon, the construction firm carrying out the work –…

New project completion plan agreed by Bristol City Council

The overall cost for the transformation of Bristol Beacon has been calculated at a maximum of £106.9m, to include contingencies, with a new completion date of April 2023 and re-opening in October 2023. Bristol City Council will be responsible for the additional investment in the project, which will come through external funding, the council’s own capital programme and Prudential Borrowing. The increased project costs and delayed completion date are due…

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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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