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In the News (Tue 21 May 19)

  
  Features - Bristol Indymedia
Bristol Stop the War write; Rather than be invited to Bristol as a respectable speaker on issues like the United Nations he should be on his way to the International Criminal Court as a war criminal.
Bristol Stop The War Coalition is organising a protest outside the meeting — meet at the Watershed, 7pm, Thursday 29th May (Protest Flyer from swindonstopwar.org.uk)...In addition to the protest on 29th May we are encouraging all our supporters to contact the organisers and sponsors of the festival to object to Bolton being invited to speak.
Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by Bristol Indymedia.
bristol.indymedia.org   (1200 words)

  
  Bristol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bristol is one of the main centres of culture, employment and education in the region.
Bristol is in a limestone area, which forms to the Mendip Hills to the south and the Cotswolds to the north east.
Bristol is home to two major institutions of higher education: the University of Bristol, a "redbrick" chartered in 1909, and the University of the West of England, formerly Bristol Polytechnic, which gained university status in 1992.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bristol   (4458 words)

  
 Bristol, Rhode Island - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bristol is a town in Rhode Island and the county seat of Bristol County.
Bristol's diverse heritage is influced by a strong Portuguese-American presence, mostly Azorean, and Italian-American.
Bristol is situated on 10.1 square miles of a peninsula (the smaller sub-peninsula on the west is called Poppasquash), with Narragansett Bay on its west and Mount Hope Bay on its east.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bristol,_Rhode_Island   (988 words)

  
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Bristol is a city in south-western England, administered by a Unitary Authority since the abolition (1996) of the County of Avon.
With a population of 381,000 in the 2001 census, Bristol is England's eighth, and Britain's eleventh most populous city after London (7,172,000), Birmingham (977,000), Leeds (715,000), Glasgow (618,000), Sheffield (513,000), Belfast (500,000) Bradford (468,000), Edinburgh (448,000) and Liverpool (439,000)) and Manchester (392,000).
Bristol is also the birthplace of the actor Cary Grant.
wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/b/br/bristol.html   (1641 words)

  
 Bristol travel guide - Wikitravel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bristol [1] is the unofficial capital of the West Country of England.
With a population of around 400,000, Bristol is the largest city in the south of England after London and the largest shipping port in England.
Bristol International Airport is situated 8 miles south-west of Bristol city centre and offers scheduled flights from major European cities, including Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Copenhagen, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Glasgow, Paris and Prague (but not London), and as of May 2005 several daily flights from New York.
wikitravel.org /en/Bristol   (4701 words)

  
 Bristol Shubunkin Goldfish   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Local water in the Bristol area is now very good, and it is usually left for a few days rather than treated; the water is slightly alkaline (pH of about 7.7) and medium-to-hard.
Bristol shubunkins suffer little in the way of diseases, parasites or other problems (compared with some other types of fancy goldfish), and are very hardy, becoming very tame.
Most breeders' objective for improving the Bristol shubunkin is to advance the size and shape of the tail closer to the standard.
www.bristol-aquarists.org.uk /goldfish/bshub/bshub.htm   (1176 words)

  
 Bristol, New Hampshire
Here the sand was used to make a superior quality brick, marketed as "Bristol brick." The town was center of manufacturing in the early days for goods such as paper, leather, woolens, flannel, bedsteads, and piano stools.
Bristol’s population increased by a total of 1,447 residents, going from 1,586 in 1950 to 3,033 residents in 2000.
The 2004 Census estimate for Bristol was 3,093 residents, which ranked 106th among New Hampshire's incorporated cities and towns.
www.nhes.state.nh.us /elmi/htmlprofiles/bristol.html   (358 words)

  
 Bristol
In the 14th century Bristol was a major wool-exporting port.
By the 17th century, the port was heavily involved in the slave trade and this resulted in Bristol becoming the second most important port in England after London.
Bristol's harbour was fairly shallow and with a lack of industrial towns in the area, the town found it difficult to compete with other ports such as Liverpool.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /ITbristol.htm   (379 words)

  
 Bristol Technology - Wind/U - Frequently Asked Questions   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bristol Technology, Inc. is the industry leader in providing on-line help services to the UNIX market.
While Bristol is working with some of OEMs on their COM implementations, it should be clear that there is only one reference COM implementation – the one being supplied by Microsoft.
Bristol Technology will be compatible with these standards, whether they are supplied directly by Microsoft or through the OEM vendors.
www.bristol.com /windu/faq.htm   (2337 words)

  
 bristol airport parking
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www.cheapest-airport-parking.com /bristol-airport-parking.html   (157 words)

  
 GrandPrix.com > GP Encyclopedia > Engines > Bristol Cars Ltd.
The Bristol Aircraft Company was one of Britain's most famous aviation companies between the wars, producing the Blenheim and the Beaufighter for the Royal Air Force.
Bristol decided to aim for the automobile world and acquired the rights to many of the pre-war BMW designs.
Bristol factory teams competed at Le Mans between 1953-55 with the 450, winning its class in 1954 and 1955.
www.grandprix.com /gpe/eng-brist.html   (300 words)

  
 Bristol Community College : About BCC
Bristol Community College aims to provide educational opportunity and solid career preparation in southeastern Massachusetts.
Bristol Community College is a two-year, comprehensive community college offering career and transfer programs of study that lead to associate degrees or certificates.
For the Bristol Community College academic catalog or more information, please contact the Admissions office at 508-678-2811, ext.
www.bristol.mass.edu /about/facts.html   (537 words)

  
 Bristol - Wikimedia Commons
Bristol is a city in south west England.
Bristol area with county boundaries, rivers, towns, roads and railways, no words.
Bristol area with county boundaries, rivers, towns, roads and railways.
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Bristol   (120 words)

  
 HP Labs : Worldwide Sites : Bristol, UK
HP Labs Bristol is HP's second-largest central research laboratory and is among the premier corporate research labs in Europe.
Since it opened in 1983, the HP Labs Bristol has cultivated leadership and centres of excellence in a wide range of technical fields, with a current emphasis on utility computing, computer security, the Semantic Web, quantum cryptography, digital imaging, media and publishing, mobility and display technologies.
HP Labs Bristol is continuing research to create an asset utility, a large-scale, service-centric, media asset management capability.
www.hpl.hp.com /bristol/index.html   (700 words)

  
 Bristol Airport Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The city of Bristol has been a port for many centuries, trading in the Middle Ages with every known port in the world.
This has left its mark on the city in the shape of the cultural diversity of life in Bristol and the many links the city has to other parts of the world.
To get a feel of the city, hop on a harbour ferry and see Bristol from the water, or take an open-top bus tour that stops at all the major attractions.
www.quick-airport-hotels.co.uk /united-kingdom/bristol   (253 words)

  
 City of Bristol, CT - Home
Bristol is situated in Central Connecticut, twenty miles south-west of Hartford with easy access to all major highways.
The Bristol community is active in the arts, a wide range of sporting activities and preserving our city’s rich history of architecture, revolutionary clock making and general manufacturing.
Customers of the Bristol Water Department will now be able to pay their water and sewer bills electronically.
www.ci.bristol.ct.us   (308 words)

  
 Visit Bristol
Explore Bristol's pirateering past with the Bristol Quayside Adventure, a new MP3 audio tour inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island.
All offers are available with vouchers from the Bristol Zoo website.
This 19th century mansion, set in 400 acres of parkland, is home to the social history collection....
visitbristol.co.uk /site/home   (218 words)

  
 At-Bristol - a unique attraction bringing science and the world around us to life.
At-Bristol - a unique attraction bringing science and the world around us to life.
At-Bristol’s travelling exhibitions are an effective way for other science centres, museums and attractions to maximise their visitor numbers and encourage repeat visits.
Explore is located on Bristol’s historic Harbourside, in a listed railway goods building from the turn of the century.
www.at-bristol.org.uk   (314 words)

  
 VisitBristol - Bristol's official tourist information site
Bristol will once again celebrate all things green, natural and strictly vegetarian at the Bristol Vegan Fayre 2008.
This year's show will take place over the weekend of 31 May - 1 June, and thousands of people are expected to descend on Bristol's waterside amphitheatre.
With over 50 acts from across the globe, including artists from Bristol and the South West, the Venn Festival returns this year with musical and visual performances that are guaranteed to draw the crowds.
www.visitbristol.co.uk   (372 words)

  
 Home - Bristol International Airport
Ryanair Launches New French Routes from Bristol International Airport
Bristol to Hong Kong from £475 return inc taxes
Bristol International would like to advise passengers that current hand luggage restrictions at Bristol International remain as ONE item per person.
www.bristolairport.co.uk   (123 words)

  
 Bristol City Council - Homepage
Safer Bristol Partnership is supporting 'National Tackling Drugs Week' this week (19-23 May).
Architects meet on Bristol sustainability agenda (27 May 2008)
Tell us what you think about our site...
www.bristol-city.gov.uk   (83 words)

  
 Bristol Motor Speedway | Home
Allen Pezo's Predator will be one of the monster trucks appearing at Bristol Dragway's Night of Fire on May 30.
Bob Gilbertson Ready To Burn Up The Track At Bristol Dragway's Night Of Fire
Big Money On The Line As World Footbrake Challenge Returns To Bristol Dragway May 23-25
www.bristolmotorspeedway.com   (118 words)

  
 Bristol University homepage - a place for learning, discovery and enterprise
Bristol University homepage - a place for learning, discovery and enterprise
Inaugural Lecture: A Pollutant's Tale, 29 May 08
University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TH, UK.
www.bris.ac.uk   (48 words)

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