Festive bonanza

Nov 24 2017

This festive season Bristol’s Independent District (managed by GRBID) is bringing you a Festive Bonanza to make Small Business Saturday on December 2 a very special day. More than 30 traders on Gloucester Road, Zetland Road and Cheltenham Road are offering sales, give-aways, discounts, raffles and more. It’s an opportunity to visit your local shops and stock up on Christmas items for all the family.... Read More

New parking woes

Sep 29 2017

The new RPZ extension facilities in the north of Redland ward went live in August with the full enforcement following a little later. ... Read More

Traffic tailbacks at North Road continue

Sep 29 2017

TRAFFIC woes in St Andrews are set to continue following the creation of a single lane exit from North Road onto Cromwell Road. ... Read More

The De Havilland Mosquito

Jul 28 2017

THE SPEED and agility of the De Havilland Mosquito aircraft made it one of the fastest and most versatile of the Second World War, and now local author and former pilot David Ogilvy OBE has written a book to celebrate the achievements of this remarkable plane. ... Read More

Parking zone changes due

Jul 28 2017

RESIDENTS' parking came to Redland and Cotham ward in summer 2014. This caused lots of controversy at the time but since then little debate in the streets where it is in place. ... Read More

Congestion continues in St Andrews following road ‘improvements’

Jan 30 2017

Traffic woes in St Andrews are continuing following the introduction of new road markings.... Read More

Southmead Quietway

Jan 30 2017

Redland councillors have long been pressing for safety work to be done where Zetland Rd meets Elton Road and Gloucester Rd, as this is a known dangerous junction.... Read More

Parking on pavements puts people with prams or disabilities in peril

Jan 30 2017

With more cars, but increasing limitations on parking spaces, parking on pavements is becoming a familiar sight in Bishopston and Redland but it is not just a local problem. ... Read More

Number 9 bus link to Clifton Village reinstated

Dec 20 2016

James Freeman, Managing Director First Bus, was a guest at November’s Bishopston Cotham and Redland NP Forum. ... Read More

Green light for extra cycling investment in Bristol

Nov 01 2016

A new scheme called the Southmead Quietway is under development following a successful bid for extra government funding. This is a cycle route to Southmead Hospital designed to follow quiet roads and appeal to a wider group of prospective cyclists, helping encourage active travel and cut car commuting, congestion, pollution and lack of physical exercise. ... Read More