18th October 2006
Liberal Democrat MP for Bristol West, Stephen Williams, and Lib Dem Councillor for Ashley, Jon Rogers, have paid a visit to the Empire Amateur Boxing Club to show their support for the project.
18th March 2005
Young boxers from Bristol's Empire Boxing Club have the chance to meet one of the sport's biggest names - Smokin' Joe Frazier - the man who famously beat Muhammad Ali. Frazier has invited the club to go to America to see his gym.