Brunel's Old Station is located in the historic railway terminus building of the Great Western Railway situated right next to Bristol's Temple Meads railway station. It is served by the City's principal public transport services and is in an excellent central location.

The Passenger Shed

Brunel's Old Station

Station Approach

Temple Meads



2013 Dates & Opening Times

Friday 12th April               - 5.00pm – 8pm
Saturday 13th April           - 9.30am – 6.00pm
Sunday 14th April              - 9.30am – 5.00pm


Tickets will be available online from January/February 2013.

Tickets will also be available on the door.


We have negotiated discounts at the following hotels  We have not stayed in any of them so cannot give any recommendations.

The Clifton Hotels  20 mins walk or 5 on a bike, to the venue. Please click to see the special rates.

Ramada Bristol (BS1 6NJ) are offering a 15% discount if you quote Bespoked Bristol when booking.

Mint Hotels (BS1 6BF) are offering 10% for the show weekend to get this offer phone (+44 (0)11 7925 1001)  and ask for 10% for Bespoked Bristol and say as agreed by Gemma Douglas.

Other Accommodation

Please visit  The Guide 2 Bristol Website for more information on where to stay 

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Cycle Parking

We are please to announce that Odoni makers of cycle storage systems here in the UK will be providing the cycle parking at the show.

(Please note that although monitored the cycle parking is not secure and that you leave your bicycle at your own risk so bring a lock or 2)

The station also has a large covered, cctv monitored bike park.

We are unable to allow bicycles to be taken into the show

Entrance, Bike Park and Station