Campaign News

Bristol Music Trust calls on Government to match £10m funding from Bristol City Council

On Tuesday 10 February Bristol Music Trust took its transformation campaign to Westminster, calling on the Government to match the £10m proposed by Bristol City Council, to help secure the future of Colston Hall. MPs and key music industry figures met at the House of Commons to join Bristol Music Trust in its latest step on the road to transformation, where they were treated to a performance by popular contemporary folk…

Our £45m transformation campaign gains momentum ahead of House of Commons launch next month

Bristol MPs and business leaders were treated to good news at Colston Hall’s breakfast briefing this Monday (19th January) with the confirmation that £10m has been proposed in Bristol City Council’s draft budget to support the iconic building’s transformation and regeneration. The news comes just weeks after the campaign was offered an additional £100,000 from the Council to support the fundraising efforts, and just four months after the official launch…

Pledge your support to transform the hall

Following the announcement of our exciting plans to transform Colston Hall into an inspiring 21st century centre for entertainment, education and enterprise, the good news is that Bristol’s Mayor has proposed an allocation of £100,000 in next year’s budget to help us progress the plans. This is where you can make a difference, as the draft budget is out to public consultation until December 29th. If you care about the…

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