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Bristol Pound can now be used to pay council tax

From 1st April, Bristol residents will be able to use the UK’s first citywide local currency to make council tax payments.

Meet the Businesses

Tobacco Factory Cafe Bar

Large, contemporary Cafe Bar with a great, welcoming atmosphere serving great food and drink. Sundays include live music and weekly market outdoors.

Sweetmart

Welcome to Bristol Sweet Mart, specialist food company with a difference. The only store in the whole of the United Kingdom to sell Asian and Ethnic products online with the same price as in-store.

The Burger Joint (Whiteladies)

Probably the best burgers in Bristol, possibly the best in England!

360 Pole Dancing

Learn the beautiful art of pole dancing in Bristol

The Thali Cafe (Montpelier)

Award winning Indian restaurants and eco tiffin take-aways. Serving seasonal, sustainable, authentic thalis in Bristol, UK.

Compuwave Computers

We are an independent retailer providing a professional service at competitive prices.

Paper Plane

We are Paper Plane, a creative co-operative and shop and gallery in Bristol.

The Thali Cafe (Totterdown)

Award winning Indian restaurants and eco tiffin take-aways. Serving seasonal, sustainable, authentic thalis in Bristol, UK.

The Spokesman Bicycle Shop and Repairs Ltd.

Offering new bicycles, reconditioned bikes and custom built bikes the Spokesman Bicycle shop and Repairs has something for everyone’s needs.

Co-operantics

Co-operative skills for everyone

Latest Member Offers!

Free ice cream with our brilliant brunch

Come for Sunday brunch and we'll give you a scoop of our homemade ice cream, perfect with our pancakes.

from Bell's Diner and Bar Rooms

Get High for the price of Low

Hire one of our vans for a weekend away, festival or holiday this summer and you'll only pay low season rates. This is an extra special offer ONLY available if you pay in Bristol Pounds! Find out more about us and see what dates are available on our website:

from Family Camper

Discount on computers or repair

£10 off computers or a computer repair in store

from Computer Right

Discount Boy!

10% off everything if you pay with Bristol pounds!

from Bagel Boy (St. Nicholas Street)

Pay Us In Bristol Pounds & receive X2 Free Scatter cushions

Pay Us In Bristol Pounds & receive X2 Free Scatter cushions when you pay for any order over 80.00.

from South West Upholstery

Winters Coming Be prepared, Service your Boiler

with winter coming, Its time to look to being prepared. At ISHE we make sure that everything is working as it should

from ISHE (Ian Smith Heating Engineers)

Bristol Independants Day - 10% Off Drum Lamp Shades on Figo website

Simply : Go to www.figohome.co.uk choose your shade, email me your shade design choice (indicating whether it is lamp or ceiling pendant ) on figohomebristol@gmail.com I will confirm details and you can text to pay or pay with Bristol £ when you come to pick up your order from my Studio at Hamilton House, 80 Stokes Croft, Bristol. BS1 3QY 4th - 7th July 2014

from Figo Home

With every tailor made suit paid for in £Bs, receive a complimentary shirt, tie and pocket square

Brown in Town believe in keeping business local, and to that end, we are currently offering any patrons paying for their tailor made suit in Bristol Pounds a complimentary shirt, tie and pocket square to complete their look.

from Brown in Town

Celebratory Real Economy Discount

"To coincide with the launch of the Real Economy buying groups we are offering our award-winning organic chickens for a bargain price of £6/kg to all new customers using £B, and our delicious hot-smoked trout at a 10% discount"

from Stream Farm

FREE in store business health check

To support all retailers that have signed up for the Bristol Pound I am offering a FREE ONSITE health check of your business - including sales opportunities, cost reduction, food safety and health & safety. Offer closes 31st October

from Make More Margin

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