Bristol is a vibrant historic English port city located 120 miles west of London, internationally renowned as the centre of a diverse set of industries from animation to aerospace. It is also famous for its architecture, cultural activities, green spaces, and its world-leading university.
It hosts a cluster of creative industries, is a UNESCO City of Film and the home of many well-known artists and organizations such as Banksy, the BBC Natural History Unit and Aardman Animations. It is known as the Green Hollywood, based on its reputation for natural history film-making. Bristol was European Green Capital in 2015. It is a place which inspires creativity, and is one of the most attractive places (Sunday Times) to work and live in the UK.