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March 01 2013 The only way is upcycling

The only way is upcycling

Upcycling – the revamping of damaged or unwanted clothes, for those not in the know – is all the rage among eco-fashionistas. .. Read More


March 01 2013 Pigsty Hill homes due to be completed this month

Pigsty Hill homes due to be completed this month

Work is nearing completion on building 24 new shared ownership homes on Pigsty Hill... Read More


March 01 2013

City mayor and Police and Crime Commissioner set dates with Bishopston

Mayor George Ferguson and Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens will both be heading to Bishopston to hear residents’ views at events taking place in May... Read More


March 01 2013

Redland parking zone plans spark mixed response

A parking scheme is set to be introduced in Redland by February 2014, residents heard at a recent neighbourhood forum meeting. The proposed scheme has received mixed responses from local residents, as well as concerns about the length of time it will take to introduce... Read More


March 01 2013 Shoppers switching to local butchers following meat scandal

Shoppers switching to local butchers following meat scandal

Butchers on Gloucester Road are enjoying a boom in business in the wake of the supermarket horse meat scandal... Read More


March 01 2013

Residents hear latest on cricket club development

Residents gathered at Brunel Field on February 21 to hear the latest report on the Gloucestershire County Cricket Club (GCCC) redevelopment... Read More


March 01 2013 New centre KudaCan aims to bring parents together

New centre KudaCan aims to bring parents together

A vibrant new community play centre has opened in Bishopston, offering a host of services for children and parents... Read More


March 01 2013

Bus fare campaigner to 'keep up pressure'

A petition has acquired over 3,500 signatures to reduce bus fares, but Bristol City councillors are yet to debate the issue. The campaign, Make Fares Fair, was set up by 33-year-old graphic designer Daniel Farr... Read More


February 01 2013

Support for call to save city PCSOs

Bishopston’s councillors are backing a bid to save 32 of the city’s police community support officers... Read More


February 01 2013