Antivaccinationist and Antivivisectionist

Dr Hadwen of Gloucester

Thursday 18th April


Anglican Chapel 

Thursday, 18 April, 2013 -
19:30 to 20:30

Thursday 4th April

7:30pm-8:30pm in the Anglican Chapel

This season of fascinating talks explore the life or death role of medicine through history. Follow the story from early vaccination to modern germ warfare with the sometimes gruesome in between.

Thursday, 4 April, 2013 -
19:30 to 20:30

Tuesday 23rd April 3:45pm - 4:30pm 

Who ever heard of a vegetarian T rex? Find out how this drippy dino saves the day. 

From the creator of the Gruffalo; comes the most rubbish T rex in the world. He doesn’t eat meat and loves rivers, reeds and juicy weeds!

Tuesday, 23 April, 2013 -
15:45 to 16:30

Tuesday 9th April 3:45pm-4:30pm 

George the Giant is so scruffy so he buys some smart new clothes. On his way home he meets some desperate animals who need his help.

Enjoy this delightful tale by the fantastic duo Donaldson and Scheffler. Explore Arnos Vale, discover the giants clothes and help the animals out. Then make your own giant crown to take home. 

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013 -
15:45 to 16:30


Thursday 4th April

Spielman Centre

9:30am-10:30am, 11:00am-12:00noon, 12:30pm-1:30pm

Try your hand at making a range of puppets from shadow puppets to 3D puppets with strings.


The tradition of puppetry goes back over 3000 years and there are many types of puppet. Everything is included to help you create a range of different puppets.

Thursday, 4 April, 2013 - 09:30

Arnos Vale Cemetery Trust has announced the launch of an oral history project, funded by the award of a grant of £35,100 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and match-funded by the Friends of Arnos Vale Cemetery. 


About the Project

Sunday, 14 April, 2013 - 10:00


Saturday 13th April



Learn about Victorian medicine and how it transformed Bristol and the world.

In this special guided tour of atmospheric Arnos Vale we celebrate the marvellous medics whose work made medical history and transformed the city's health. These include Dr William Budd, a medical professional who saved many lives from the scourge of Asiatic Cholera.

Saturday, 13 April, 2013 - 13:30

Silver Cyclists – Group Rides for the over 55s

Silver Cyclists is a cycling project for people in Bristol who are over 55 and would like to get back on their bikes, get fit, explore Bristol and meet new people.

Whether you haven’t cycled for a while, ar already cycling but wold like to meet up and ride with others or would like to gain confidence with cycling on roads – we can help.

We offer:

Tuesday, 19 March, 2013 - 09:00


Using the Southern Brooks allotment, this spring-time course will look at the basic principles of horticulture and tasks to kick start your garden, pots or window boxes for summer. Learn about preparing your soil, practical planting techniques, money saving tips and tips for maintenance.

Free for those who have qualification less than level 2 (5 GCSE A – C). A small fee for others.

Please contact us on 01454 868 570 or email:training@southernbrooks.org.uk

Friday, 26 April, 2013 -
12:00 to 14:00


Wanna eat healthily and compassionately without giving up your favourite treat foods?

Do you always wonder why we love dogs, eat pigs and wear cows?

The 'Vegucate Bristol Film Series' is tailor-made for you!

It shows you the all-round benefits of a plant-based lifestyle through screenings of life-altering, award-winning documentary films on this subject over 6 weeks, every Tuesday evening from April 2nd to May 7th.


Films include:

Tuesday, 2 April, 2013 - 18:30 to Tuesday, 7 May, 2013 - 22:00


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