Tag Archives: People’s Republic of Stokes Croft

City council: crap legal threat of the week

The saga of the People’s Republic of Stokes Croft’s artwork destroyed by Bristol City Council “by mistake” takes a new laughable legal turn. Having now made a very public and PR-friendly apology for the news media‘s benefit, the council has … Continue reading

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BANKSY BALLS: the anxiety of influence an' all that

“It’s mindless vandalism,” thunders the Evening Cancer. A view apparently supported by an odd coalition of Bristol Indymedia readers, the BBC, the local PR industry, the Lib Dems and the People’s Republic of Stokes Croft. Appropriate Media daubing Banksy’s ‘Mild, … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Banksy, Bristol, Bristol Evening Post, Culture, Graffiti, Journalism, Lib Dems, Media, Politics, Stokes Croft | Tagged , , | There are 36 comments

New additions

New on the blogroll: There’s another Bristol graffiti site, Bristol Street Art. How many are there out there? On a similar tip, The Peoples Republic of Stokes Croft has finally gone on and also Westbury-on-Trym’s community blog – Trym Tales … Continue reading

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