Here at Unifresher we have compiled a list of the must know businesses in Bristol to get you through freshers and Uni life this year. Check it out!

Everyone Active are students first choice when it comes to choosing a gym in Bristol. Their gyms in Bristol have the latest fitness kits including OMNIA™, Olympic lifting platforms, squat racks, free weights equipment and brand new cardio suites. Choose from over 300 group exercise classes every week and make use of their four swimming pools!

Horfield Leisure Centre is now new and improved with outdoor football pitches. Get a team together and join in on their football leagues (coming soon)   

Memberships start from £19.99 a month! Click below to join online or visit one of their centres.

Need to earn some extra money and looking for a job you can do alongside studying? Then you’ve come to the right place!

Bristol Rovers Football club are looking for friendly, talented people to join their team. There are a number of roles including bar and catering assistants, Kiosk cooks and supervisors, waiting staff and kitchen porters. To find out more click below.

You can apply by sending your CV and covering letter to or visit their website

Bristol Rovers value the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community (Equality Act 2010). 

BRFC are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Its very likely you’ll find a queue here but the food is so worth it plus friendly on the bank account (a large wrap will set you back £4). A firm favourite among students, this place serves the best kababs in the whole of the South West!

You’ll find Matina at St Nicolas Market – go check them out – you won’t be disappointed!

If you haven’t heard of Motion then its got to be one of the first nights to hit in Bristol! Its an enormous multi-room venue and one of Bristols biggest nightclubs. Its been regularly polled as one of the best nightclubs in the world!

There are a number of big nights held here, regularly from nightlife institutes such as Defected and Cocoon.. the list goes on. They have a range of vibes ranging from disco, house and techno to grime, D&B and hip hop.

Tobacco Theatres presents a jam packed programme of diverse and exciting shows, workshops and events, from classic and contemporary theatre, to theatre for comedy, dance, music, opera and puppetry.

They also offer programmes of engagement, participation and development opportunities for young people, artists and audiences. Check them out, you’ll love it!