Take a look at this rare archive footage of the Bamboo Club in St Pauls
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Archive footage of Bamboo Club 50 years on

It is fifty years since one of the most iconic clubs in the country, The Bamboo Club, opened in Bristol.

The world-famous blues and reggae club, in St Pauls, was the first West Indian nightspot in the city.

It opened in 1966 and stayed open for 11 years until it burnt down in 1977.

See more on Inside Out West on BBC One on Monday 24 October at 19:30 BST.

  • 24 Oct 2016