We are hoping carnival is coming back to St Pauls…

From the Bristol Post.

Labour’s mayoral candidate Marvin Rees has stepped in to the controversy about the demise of next year’s St Paul’s Carnival which has seen its funding withdrawn by the city council.

Mr Rees said: “The demise of the St Paul’s Carnival is a big loss for Bristol. It’s often talked about as a cultural festival, a celebration of the African Caribbean community’s place in the city. And it is. But that simple description does not capture it’s full meaning.

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