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President’s Charity of the Year – Bristol Children’s Help Society

                            The Bristol Children’s Help Society is a privately funded volunteer led charity that owns and runs Barton Camp our 100 bed residential children’s centre in the beautiful Mendip hills. Barton Camp operates through the year as a base where disadvantaged local children can enjoy a few … more


BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more


No 12, The Meeting Rooms – Conference, Meeting and Mediation Rooms for Hire

Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms including a suite of mediation rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of Colston Avenue and St Stephen’s Avenue.  There are a number of large public car parks within a 5 minute walk from the … more


Glyn Edwards, St John’s Chambers – Funeral Service 11.15am 19th February at St Stephen’s Church


It is with great sadness that we hear  that Glyn Edwards of St John’s Chambers passed away in the early hours of Saturday morning.

We understand he was at home in his final days lovingly surrounded by Jo, his wife and his family and died peacefully.

He was a much loved friend and colleague of many and all at St John’s Chambers will miss him enormously.

A funeral service is to be held at St. Stephen’s Church, 21 St Stephen’s Street, Bristol at 11.15am on Tuesday 19 February 2019.

This will be followed by a private cremation.

Refreshments will be served immediately following the funeral service in the Sansovino Hall at the Bristol Harbour Hotel where the family will attend after the private committal.

Family flowers only please.

Any charitable donations may be made to Arthur E. Davey & Sons Ltd, 82 Silver Street, Nailsea, BS48 2DS (01275 852307) to be shared between St Peter’s Hospice, Cancer Research UK and Parkinson’s UK (in memory of Glyn’s late Father).