Press Release

Mayoral Candidate Withdraws from the 2016 Mayoral Race

Independent Candidate, Laurence Duncan, withdraws from the Mayoral Election Bristol, UK, February 12, 2016. The Independent Candidate for the Bristol 2016 Mayoral Elections, Laurence Duncan, announced today that he is pulling out of the Mayoral campaign. When asked why, he responded “I feel very passionately that the people of Bristol need to be able to

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Conservative Party – “Conservatives Give Cold Reception to Greens’ Proposed Whopping Tax Hike!”

Conservative Leader Councillor Mark Weston has attacked a proposed extra tax increase from the Greens in Bristol. The Full Council meets next Tuesday to set this year’s Revenue and Capital Budgets.  Local bills are already set to rise by 1.95% under the Mayor’s provisional budget recommendations (which are part of a three-year financial plan). Now,

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PRESS RELEASE: NEC and Bristol Is Open Commit to Long-Term Partnership to Develop the Open Programmable City

– Collaboration seeks to create open solutions to urban challenges – Tokyo & Bristol, February 9th, 2016 – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced it has signed a long-term partnership agreement with Bristol Is Open, an ambitious smart city initiative in the UK. Bristol Is Open is a joint venture between Bristol City Council and the University

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