high rise This meeting is on Thursday, March 5th, 7pm at the Arnolfini. More details here


BCR street scene BCR STREET SCENE NEWSLETTER February 5th 2020

1. Monday February 10th Drop in session 4.30 – 6pm Bishopston Library
2. BCR Street Scene meeting Thursday Feb 27th 7 pm Bishopston Library
3. Great Bristol Spring Clean March 20th to April 20th
4. BCC Clean Streets Forum
5. Community Infrastructure Levy ( CIL) Funding

bcrcp BCR CP Public Forum meeting is on Feb 4th. Detais are here

castle green bristol avon england uk europe A flattering result which is in part based on the perceived air quality of the City! But some might argue that khaki rather than green is a more relevant colour, given our car-choked roads and their often highly polluted air. More on this 'award' here

Bristol map 15 cent Can you help with a request from Pete Insole of Bristol City Council? He is asking for any financial donations, however small, to fund a project to construct a map of Bristol in 1480. More information on this project can be found here

RPZ Bishopston and St Andrews Traffic and Parking Group (BOSA) give more details of this survey and discuss its implications for a Residents Parking Scheme. See the full BOSA background paper and discussion below:

Ashley ward You can read the latest news from local Green Party Councillor Jude English here


organic orchard Learn more about growing fruit on the  9 month seasonal course hosted by Horfield Organic Community Orchard. Details can be found here

CAZ 1 Reaction to BCC Clean Air Zone plans From The Bishopston Society’s Clean Air Bishopston team 12th November 2019

Summary: We are pleased a CAZ policy has finally been produced. But we’re concerned that it is not going to be effective enough if it doesn't consider the wider problems of needing to seriously reduce traffic levels, deal with parking problems and improve public transport and safe cycling facilities.

Nautical women Details of this talk by author Rosemary Caldicott, with accompanying Folk Singing from The Feminist Folk Singers can be found here