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August 06 2013 Big plans for tiny Bishopston art gallery Room 212

Big plans for tiny Bishopston art gallery Room 212

There are big plans for a tiny pop-up gallery on Gloucester Road, which is set to become a focal point for local artists as well as the area’s popular arts trails... Read More


August 06 2013

History remembered as new Bishopston homes opened

A plaque marking the site of what was once a shop owned by a Bristol furniture maker and benefactor of the City Museum has been unveiled at a new development on Gloucester Road... Read More


August 06 2013 Driver wins seven-month battle over parking ticket

Driver wins seven-month battle over parking ticket

A Bishopston resident has won a seven-month battle with the city council after receiving a parking ticket, and now wants to see the road sign removed... Read More


August 06 2013

'Traders across city must stick together on parking zones'

Despite plans being halted for a residents’ parking scheme in Bishopston, locals are still raising serious concerns about the effects of the zones elsewhere... Read More


August 06 2013 Call to save Prom trees facing the chop

Call to save Prom trees facing the chop

The city council has been urged to rethink its plans to chop down 12 of the trees that line the Promenade in one go and replace them with younger specimens. .. Read More


June 27 2013 Bristol filmmakers shine spotlight on personalities of the past

Bristol filmmakers shine spotlight on personalities of the past

Casting a light on inspirational figures of the last few centuries while providing opportunities for local involvement, is Bristol-based Redcliffe Film Productions... Read More


June 27 2013

Raising a glass to Bishopston winemaker

Guests raised a glass to the launch of a new rose wine produced on the outskirts of Bristol by a Bishopston resident... Read More


June 27 2013

Traders team up to launch high street card at Gloucester Road festival

Gloucester Road traders and shoppers showed their support for the first ever gift card for independent retailers in the UK at its Bristol launch... Read More


June 27 2013

Councillor calls for support for levy on retail giants

A motion calling on the city council to back an 8.5 per cent levy on supermarkets and large retail outlets has been put forward by Bishopston councillor Daniella Radice... Read More


June 27 2013

Gromit comes to Gloucester Road store

Youngsters will be invited to get baking with Gromit this summer when the famous animated character takes up residence outside a Gloucester Road shop... Read More