Sideman quits Radio 1Xtra after BBC defends use of N-word on air

BBC radio presenter Sideman has quit his job after the corporation defended its decision to broadcast the N-word in a television news broadcast. The Radio 1Xtra presenter said he no longer felt comfortable working for the national broadcaster after it stuck by the decision to broadcast the language in a report on a racially motivated … Read more Sideman quits Radio 1Xtra after BBC defends use of N-word on air

Hoop Streams: Thunder-Lakers bubble showdown preview

With Christine Williamson and Jason Fitz in Bristol, Omar Raja joins from Orlando to help preview the match-up between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Lakers. The crew is joined by ESPN Senior Writer Zach Lowe, as they discuss the race for the 8th seed in the West and debate what to keep … Read more Hoop Streams: Thunder-Lakers bubble showdown preview

Hoop Streams: Grizzlies-Pelicans bubble showdown preview

With Christine Williamson and Gary Striewski in Bristol, Omar Raja joins from Orlando to help preview the match-up between the Memphis Grizzlies and New Orleans Pelicans. The crew will dive deep on the battle between rookie sensations Ja Morant and Zion Williamson, run through their favorites for the NBA’s awards, and break down which of … Read more Hoop Streams: Grizzlies-Pelicans bubble showdown preview

Modified annual Bristol International Balloon Fiesta takes place in England | ABC News

The annual Bristol International Balloon Fiesta took place in England, as several colorful hot air balloons took to the skies. The festival was shortened this year to a one-time flyover due to COVID-19 restrictions. https://abcn.ws/2XmBZI7 SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: … Read more Modified annual Bristol International Balloon Fiesta takes place in England | ABC News

Hoop Streams | Leading into Clippers vs. Pelicans

With Christine Williamson and Gary Striewski in Bristol, Omar Raja joins directly from Orlando to help preview Pelicans Clippers. Finally reuniting after a four month hiatus, the squad will take time to visit where the Clippers and Pelicans left off and everything that has transpired in the bubble since then. Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get … Read more Hoop Streams | Leading into Clippers vs. Pelicans

NHS worker scarred for life after car drove at him in ‘racially aggravated’ attack | ITV News

A 21-year-old NHS worker from Bristol has been scarred for life after a car was deliberately driven at him in what police are treating as a racially aggravated attack following his shift at the local hospital. The musician, student and part time NHS worker was walking to the bus stop after work at Southmead Hospital … Read more NHS worker scarred for life after car drove at him in ‘racially aggravated’ attack | ITV News

NHS worker from Bristol who had car driven at him in racist attack speaks for first time

An NHS worker who was run down and racially abused after finishing his shift at Southmead Hospital in Bristol, speaks on camera for the first time. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, … Read more NHS worker from Bristol who had car driven at him in racist attack speaks for first time

Statue of BLM protester removed after one day

A sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jen Reid was abruptly removed. Bristol City Council said no permission for its installation had been given, and it would be stored until the artist Marc Quinn who created it came to collect it. The statue had only been installed one day prior. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you … Read more Statue of BLM protester removed after one day

Black Lives Matter Statue Removed In Bristol | This Morning

We’re discussing today’s biggest news stories, with Vanessa Feltz and Kevin Adams. Broadcast on 16/07/20 Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF Like, follow and subscribe to This Morning! Website: http://bit.ly/1MsreVq YouTube: http://bit.ly/1BxNiLl Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1FbXnjU Twitter: http://bit.ly/1Bs1eI1 This Morning – every weekday on ITV and STV from 10:00am. Join Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield, Ruth Langsford and … Read more Black Lives Matter Statue Removed In Bristol | This Morning

Bristol statue: mayor responds to criticism after Black Lives Matter statue removed

The sculpture, entitled A Surge of Power (Jen Reid), was installed without the knowledge or consent of Bristol City Council. It had attracted large crowds after it was installed. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and … Read more Bristol statue: mayor responds to criticism after Black Lives Matter statue removed

BLM protester’s statue replaces toppled slave trader monument in Bristol

A historic twist unfolds before our eyes: A statue of BLM protester Jen Reid has briefly appeared on the plinth in Bristol where, just weeks ago, a monument to slave-trader Edward Colston was unceremoniously thrown into the harbor in the UK city of Bristol. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like … Read more BLM protester’s statue replaces toppled slave trader monument in Bristol

Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol council

The sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester that replaced the statue of slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol has been removed. Artist Marc Quinn installed a sculpture of activist Jen Reid on the empty plinth left when a statue of slave trader Andrew Colston was toppled during protests in June. The statue of a … Read more Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol council

Bristol council removes sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jen Reid

The sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester which replaced the statue of slave trader Edward Colston has been removed. Pictures from the scene appeared to show workers at the site at around 5.20am on Thursday. Bristol City Council said it was removed at their request, adding: “It will be held at our museum for … Read more Bristol council removes sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jen Reid

Statue of BLM protester replaces slave trader statue

A sculpture of a Black woman – a Black Lives Matter protester – has replaced the statue of a 17th century slave trader in England’s city of Bristol. The woman, Jen Reid, was originally photographed on the pedestal of the monument, after the original slave trader statue was toppled by protesters last month. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe … Read more Statue of BLM protester replaces slave trader statue

Edward Colston statue replaced with sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester

A sculpture of a black woman who took part in a Black Lives Matter protest in Bristol has been erected on the plinth where a statue of slave trader Edward Colston used to stand. Artist Marc Quinn created the black and resin steel piece of protester Jen Reid, who was photographed standing on the empty … Read more Edward Colston statue replaced with sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester