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Charlotte and Kieran Join the B&BBO

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Join us in welcoming two new members to our B&BBO Team, Kieran Crimp-Richardson and Charlotte Greenlees!

Charlotte and Kieran are former and current University of Bath undergraduate students and  will both take on the role of EU Affairs Intern.


Together they will help our Office and our partners in undertaking research, managing partnerships, and overseeing EU developments.

Welcome them both now below!

The Bristol City Council Contributes to Climate Solutions


In line with Bristol's goal to be climate neutral by 2030, representatives of Bristol & Bath Brussels Office partner Bristol City Council recently participated in 2 major European events with a focus on tackling climate change and the leading role of cities!

Last week, Cllr Kye Dudd, Cabinet Member for Climate, Ecology, Waste and Energy, represented Bristol at Eurocities 2022 in Espoo, Finland, where over 100 cities from across Europe shared ideas and solutions on what they must do to ensure a sustainable future.


Find out more about the solutions discussed and the other Bristolians that also participated in similar climate mitigating discussions below.

BBB Series: Bristolians in Brussels

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The BBB Series is back!

Meet  Ivana Markovic and Stefanie Van der Auwera, two former Bristolians and University of Bristol graduates living in Brussels.

Find out their favourite aspects of the cities, their recommendations for visitors, and how the University of Bristol propelled them in their careers in Brussels in our Blog.

UpFest Paints Bristol

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Fan of street art? 

Meet UpFest, Europe's largest street art festival. 

Last weekend the event gathered over 250 artists on Bristol's Greville Smyth Park, Tobacco Factory and Ashton Gate Stadium to graffiti various murals around the city.

The event brought artists from across the world, including four from Bristol's twin cities - Bordeaux and Hannover - to make parts of the city their canvas.

Check out some of the artwork and find out more about the event below.

Bath Visits Brussels

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Recently, the Bristol & Bath Brussels Office had the immense pleasure of hosting our colleagues from our partner organization at the University of Bath in Brussels.

We welcomed Lily Rumsey (Director of International Relationships), Tracey Stenson Jukes (International Partnerships Manager), and Martin Gore (Placements Manager) in our office and attended several fruitful meetings and events with them.

Find out more about their time in Brussels in our blog!