Clive Stevens, Chair of Bristol TreeForum reports:

Dear Friend of Bristol’s Trees – It’s been a busy 6 weeks for the TreeForum trying to keep Bristol’s re-treeing program on track.

CAG and Montpelier Conservation Group have been awarded  funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund to explore your memories of Westmoreland House. The project focuses on the short period of the building’s life when it was occupied in the 1960s to early 1980s.

TID-100214937he Bishopston Society has a new web site! Following months of redesign, planning and development work, our new site went live on Wednesday 22 January 2014.

Civic Voice has produced a briefing document outlining the main points of the Government's vision of EH's future.

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..... anticipates the opening of the new health centre in the converted Bristol North Baths building, questions the effectiveness of the Gloucester Road cumulative impact area policy, and alerts members to the new, updated and hugely improved Bishopston Society web site, which came online as the newsletter was being delivered ....

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Below is a brief summary of the latest (Jan 15th) proposals by the Mayor. For full detais go to:

Civic Voice Chair *, Freddie Gick, today, Jan 9th, called on the Prime Minister to listen to the comments of No 10 Policy Unit member, Nadhim Zahawi MP.
Gick said “Nadhim Zahawi and many other MPs who participated in the planning debate in Westminster on 8th January clearly recognise that developers want to build on Green Belt

 Bishopston councillor, Daniella Radice has just sent out her most recent (December) e-newsletter. This includes items on:

BCC Budget cuts, No 20 bus route to be reinstated, Traders and residents against Sainsburys Horfield, Community Speedwatch and more....

Sustainable Bishopston is hosting a 'Bishopston Green Mingle'.

Councillor Daniella Radice says: "It's been an incredibly busy few weeks for me...."