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Linux Install Fest

Some of the money (how much is yet to be decided) was awarded for supporting Bristol Wireless Events (not beer money for the party unfortunately) and at the last Real-Life meeting at the Lab it was decided that the big giveaway day events were probably a bit too much hard work to organise on the […]

Xmas party Reminder

Red Rak Birthday party Just a reminder to keep the evening of Friday 12th December free in your diaries for the social event of the year – the Bristol Wireless Xmas Party. It’s been a busy year, and next year looks set to be even busier with so many projects now getting off the ground. […]


Our initial approach to the Greater Bristol Foundaton who awarded us £1000 from their express fund for further funding for development planning either from the Community Chest and/or the Social Economy Business Development Fund ( have received a knock back, neither fund manager thinks BristolWireless would fulfill their criteria. All is not lost – […]

Bannerman Road School

Rich and I have finally approached the school about our long discussed idea of rolling out the network (and free computers) to parents of children at Bannerman Road School. We’ve pitched the idea as having everyone online for the September 2004 start of school year. Whether that’s feasible or not is still open for debate, […]

Greater Bristol Foundation funding

Bristol Wireless have just been awarded £1,000 by the Greater Bristol Foundation through their Express Fund. The money is for running the office, a small amount of kit, and towards the costs of our "events". They have also invited us to apply for funding from their Social Economy Business Development Fund. There are a […]

New online Linux Course from Linux Online

Intermediate Course =================== The new intermediate course is designed for those who have have completed our previous course, "Getting Started with Linux" and want to expand on what they learned. This course focuses on Linux system administration tasks, such as installation and configuration of programs providing network services. It goes into detail on how to […]

Job at Southmead Development Trust

IT Practioner Tutor/Network Adminstrator £19,500 per annum One year initially _____________________________________________________ With a minimum two years’ current IT teaching experience or relevant teaching qualification, you will deliver hardware maintenance and IT skills training. You will also maintain the computer network and have the ability to set up, configure and administer a LAN and deliver training […]

Mission Statement

I’ve been working on a new mission statement that will give people a clearer idea of what we’ve been up to and what we want to achieve. It’s now up on the wiki at Go take a look!