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October 01 2013

Rejection for supermarket levy campaign backed by Bishopston councillor

Moves to back a campaign to impose a levy on large retailers in the city to benefit small independent businesses have been curtailed after a full council meeting last month... Read More


October 01 2013

Have a blast as Bishop Road Fireworks Display returns

Bishop Road Fireworks Extravaganza will be back with a bang on Saturday, November 2... Read More


October 01 2013

RPZ plan for Redland enters last stage of consultation

A period of formal consultation over an altered parking zone is to start this month for those within the new Redland boundary... Read More


October 01 2013 £400k cycle safety scheme for Gloucester Road takes shape

£400k cycle safety scheme for Gloucester Road takes shape

A £400,000 scheme to make cycling on Gloucester Road and surrounding streets safer will be taking shape over the next few months. .. Read More


October 01 2013

Campaigners hope stadium judicial review will get go-ahead

Campaigners say they are hopeful that a judicial review of a new Sainsbury’s development in Horfield will go ahead with the support of local traders and residents... Read More


August 30 2013

Shoppers help Bishopston's charity shops buck the national trend

Gloucester Road is well known for its numerous charity shops, and despite the difficult economic climate, it seems sales of second-hand clothes, furniture and homeware are still going strong. .. Read More


August 30 2013 Charity getting adults back in the saddle on Bristol's roads

Charity getting adults back in the saddle on Bristol's roads

Cycling in a city like Bristol can be daunting for many people – particularly for adults who might not have ridden the roads for years. .. Read More


August 30 2013 Bristol's greenest homes put out the welcome mat

Bristol's greenest homes put out the welcome mat

Residents will be showcasing their energy-efficient homes over a weekend in September as part of a local initiative aiming to make properties “fit for the future”... Read More


August 30 2013

Community garden with a grand design!

The Golden Hill Community Garden is inviting the community to a Harvest Fair on September 14 - and to help build a new shelter... Read More


August 30 2013

Social media in spotlight as tour visits Bristol schools

Bullying and its effects will take centre stage when educational provider Unique Voice brings performances and workshops to schools across Bristol... Read More