CAROLS WITH THE SALVATION ARMY BAND: our popular annual event, helped along with mulled wine from Mezzaluna at number 81 (we’ll be singing outside): 6-7pm Monday 9 December

BEDMINSTER COMMUNITY CHOIR FESTIVE CONCERT: acta Centre Gladstone Street, Wednesday 11 December 6.45pm,£3 on the door

TREE OF LIFE: acta’s Christmas show for 2019: Battles rage across fantastical realms as wizards, space ships and sibling rivalry combine in another original adventure. More info and tickets at www.acta-bristol.com