September 19, 2017

5 years on and 5 million Bristol Pounds spent

The first Bristol Pound was used on 19 September 2012 to buy a loaf of bread at the nails outside St Nicholas Market. Five years on […]
March 14, 2018

Paper Money Design Winners Announced!

After an incredible response both online and at the exhibition, we are thrilled to announce that the designs featured below have been chosen to represent Bristol […]
May 9, 2018

The Lake District Pound: Spreading the Local Love

Since the 1st of May, the UK celebrates another beautiful addition to its increasingly varied currency landscape: the Lake District Pound. The Lake District is the […]
June 18, 2018

Meet the new Bristol Pound artists 1/9: Emma Burleigh

As the launch party for our new paper pounds approaches, we want to take the time to celebrate the wealth of local artistic talent that will […]
June 22, 2018
"Nostalgia" by Marta Zubieta

Meet the new Bristol Pound artists 3/9: Marta Zubieta

Welcome to the third instalment of our nine part artist interview series showcasing the creative talent behind our new paper pounds. Are you coming to our […]