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Politics review #5

Your essential guide to local politics (and more). Inside this special edition: a child is born; a peasants’ revolt; a diplomatic row; a WORLD EXCLUSIVE on Christianity and politics; and five referendums (can you spot them all?). Also: a quiz question!

Politics review #4

Our political editor brings you all the local politics you’ll ever need — and more! Inside this edition, find out: Who is Larry the Lion? Who is Sue? (again) Who has been following the money? Who will speak for Bristol?

Politics review #2

A devolution referendum, George Ferguson’s trousers, some ‘pretty thin gruel’ – and more! Find out what your local politicians have been up to recently.

A lone tree in a field with low fog

Bristol’s £37k Silent Tree

As part of our glorious reign as European Green Capital 2015 (a marvellous award invented by politicians to pat each other on the back), Bristol City Council has sweetly paid £37,000 of Bristolians’ money to record a tree dropping its nuts for an art installation.