How do you pronounce these places in Bristol?How do you pronounce these places in Bristol?
How do you pronounce these places in Bristol?

The eight mispronounced place names in and around Bristol - including Keynsham and Aust

How do you pronounce these places in Bristol?

I love the Bristolian accent, and how could you not? It is unrivalled in the UK - even if it doesn’t seem to land many serious roles on the tele and radio.

I spent three years away from Bristol while studying at university in Surrey and believed that my accent held up pretty well until I was reminded by family and friends on trips home how it had become ‘posh’. There also seemed to be a barrier with the locals in every pub who would charge me £6 when I ordered one pint.

The accent can mangle words like no other which can cause a few problems with visitors from afar - and sometimes those who have lived in the city for a while. We’ve thought of a few places in Bristol where we could not agree on the pronunciation. Let us know how you say these eight place names

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