Tag: Bristol


COVID pushes back Bristol Arena opening date

Bristol Arena update April 2021

The developer behind Bristol Arena (UK) – which was slated to get off the ground in 2020 – has confirmed that it is now looking at a 2024 opening date due to the “frustrating and inevitable” setbacks of the past year as the United Kingdom slowly gets back to normalcy after a... » Read more


Ashton Gate Stadium as vaccination center

Ashton Gate Stadium confirmed as vaccination center

The UK Government has named Ashton Gate Stadium as one among the seven “super-vaccination” centers as the new coronavirus strain is causing havoc in the United Kingdom sending the country into a nationwide lockdown. On January 8th, 2021, a Government spokesperson confirmed all seven locations... » Read more


(Accelerated) fun planned in ‘Thunder Valley’

US NASCAR Bristol Motor Speedway will host Dirt Nationals

The Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee (US) will stage the inaugural Bristol Dirt Nationals from March 15th-20th, 2021. The event will be a curtain-raiser to the track’s National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) weekend on dirt to be held from March 27th to 28th when the... » Read more


Online consultation on Ashton Gate projects

Bristol Sport next level of development

Ashton Gate (UK) is starting the next round of consultation on its Sporting Quarter proposals, which include Longmoor Village, with a view to submitting a planning application in the New Year. Ashton Gate is a stadium in Ashton Gate, Bristol, England, and is the home of professional football club... » Read more


Ashton Gate Stadium doing yeoman task

Mark Kelley interview - Bristol Sports/Ashton Gate Stadium

The outbreak of COVID-19 worldwide is bound to have long-lasting effects on the sports and entertainment industries. Looking at the current situation of coronavirus worldwide – 3,013,803 cases globally and the death count having crossed the 2 lakh mark – 207,894 – nobody knows exactly when... » Read more


Bristol’s YTL Arena gets final nod

YTL Arena Bristol update April 2020

Construction work on the YTL Arena complex in the English city of Bristol, UK, can get going after the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government chose not to call in the decision to grant approval for the project. The development was already greenlighted by the Bristol City... » Read more


YTL’s ambitious arena plans for Bristol submitted

YTL Arena Complex, Bristol City

Plans for a new multi-use facility at Bristol in UK have been submitted by Malaysian infrastructure conglomerate YTL. If things fall into place, and the proposals are green lighted, YTL hopes to open the arena in early 2023. The planning application’s aim is to focus on a project to remodel the... » Read more


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