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28 October 2014
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A Sense of Place - every Sunday at 12pm on BBC Radio Bristol, and here on the website that loves Bristol
People and places, pier to pier Do you speak good Brizzle? Behind The Front Line
lifeboat and pierGo on a voyage of discovery along the Severn Estuary from Clevedon to Weston, with A Sense of Place. BrizzleA Sense of Place looks at the unique Bristol accent, and some of the words we use. Also, fill in our online survey about the local dialect. St Paul's RiotIn 1981 St Paul's in Bristol hit the headlines when a police raid triggered the first riots, which subsequently spread across the country.

A mind's eye view
Malcolm Chappell tells us how somebody with no sight sees Bristol.
Malcolm Chappell
:: Some features you may have missed
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Have a look around some great pictures of Bristol, including images of the Suspension Bridge, the city centre, and the Severn crossings.

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