Interview with business owner and organiser of infamous Bristol party nights, about opening a venue in 2020 and longing for a dance

Blog by Hannah Davenport @hannah11dav  Kerry Patterson, 38, has had a well-established history in the music scene as co-founder of Bristol-based collective Dirtytalk, who ran underground music events for nearly a decade. The Dirtytalk team set their sights on creating a new venue in Bristol, from which Strange Brew emerged and finally opened its doors last September […]

Wonderful Women Interview #13 – Suzanne Doyle

‘I would like to see more women in Bristol at the top. More women chief executives, more women trustees, more women feeling confident and feeling they can be who they want to be and sit at that table and make a difference.’

Wonderful Women Interview #12 – Rebecca Prior

What do you want to see change for women in Bristol? ‘To do more of what they want to do. To ignore barriers – personal and professional. Bristol has a great community spirit but there is no harm in making it even better. We all need to look out for each other.’

Read our interview with Becky Prior who received a Wonderful Women Award for her work empowering people of all ages through art.

Wonderful Women Awards Interview #1 – Anny Cullum

‘Housing is a feminist issue. We need more decent, affordable and dignified housing for working class women.’ Read our interview with Anny Cullum who received a Wonderful Women Award for fighting for tenants rights.