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November 07 2015 Bedminster towers plan criticised

Bedminster towers plan criticised

HALF of the homes in the major redevelopment known as Bedminster Green should be classed as affordable housing, a newly formed residents group has said. .. Read More

November 07 2015 MP seeks views on South Bristol Hospital

MP seeks views on South Bristol Hospital

South Bristol residents are being asked to help shape the services available at the NHS Community Hospital in Hengrove... Read More

November 07 2015 The arena: Totterdown speaks

The arena: Totterdown speaks

FEARS that plans for the Bristol arena will be pushed through without proper consideration of the effects on South Bristol residents were expressed in force at a public meeting in Totterdown. .. Read More

November 07 2015 Residents' Parking November 2015

Bedminster businesses upset over parking restrictions

RESIDENTS parking has reached Bedminster after months of waiting – and opinion is divided. .. Read More

November 07 2015 Parks maintenance under spotlight

Parks maintenance under spotlight

COMMUNITY groups which help look after South Bristol’s parks are hoping for better times in 2016 after a year of intermittent maintenance and erratic grass cutting. .. Read More

September 26 2015

Latest arena consultation

New meetings to discuss arena announced in Totterdown and Knowle.. Read More

September 26 2015

Parking, roads, cycle paths, pavements: residents' arena priorities

“LET’S get real”, George Ferguson told BBC Radio Bristol as the arena consultation began: “This is a much bigger story than parking, this is the most brilliant thing happening in Bristol for many, many years.” The Mayor has made his agenda clear: the council-owned arena is a much-needed attraction for Bristol which will put the city back on the entertainment map and create a new axis for the city centre, creating thousands of jobs... Read More

September 26 2015

Bristol's refugee response

SOUTH Bristol’s response to the refugee crisis in Europe has been overwhelming and humbling. As the appalling pictures of refugees fleeing for their lives on unsafe boats or walking desperately towards borders became more widespread, local people rose up and started asking what we could do to help. .. Read More

September 26 2015

Hundreds of species in Victoria Park

MORE than 400 species of plants and animals were found in Victoria Park during a unique ‘bioblitz’. With the help of Victoria Park Action Group, 900 people took part in the Bioblitz in July. .. Read More

September 03 2015 Mum calls for toy library

Mum calls for toy library

A SOUTH Bristol mum has started a campaign to see if there’s interest in setting up a toy library for the area. .. Read More