Westbury-on-Trym & Henleaze


Protect Our Parks Petition – Now “Live”

05 Rose Garden

Bristol City Council’s published budget proposals show that they will stop funding our parks from April 2019, relying instead on revenue generated from parks’ events and other outside sources. Bristol Parks Forum believes this is impossible to achieve in such ...to continue reading, click here

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BCC’s “Your Neighbourhood Consultation, 2017”

Earlier this year, when the Mayor and his Cabinet set the city’s budget for 2017/18 and beyond, we were warned that the council would have less money to provide services in Bristol over the next five years.
As a consequence, ...to continue reading, click here

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New and Replacement Street Trees: Update

From our Tree Champion (Stephanie French):

Our NP may be dead but long live the trees growing within its borders!

At the final Meeting of our NP on 22 May 2017, a decision was made to carry on seeing the ...to continue reading, click here

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Brecon Road Area: Proposed Waiting Restrictions and Parking Provisions

St Ursula's (3)As part of the Highways works proposed in association with the approved planning consent for St Ursula’s Academy Primary School expansion, the Council proposes the following measures:
(1) Revised waiting restrictions on Brecon Road and some adjoining junctions to improve ...to continue reading, click here

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Notes from Westbury-on-Trym Open Forum, 10 May 2017

The Notes from the last Westbury-on-Trym Forum, held on 10 May 2017, can be read here: Forum Notes 10 May 2017

The slide show displayed during the Meeting, in support of some of the topics raised and discussed, can be ...to continue reading, click here

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Bristol’s Street Trees In Crisis (Updated)

Trees

This Statement was issued by the Bristol Tree Forum on 9 May 2017 and is for circulation to anyone who might want to use the information and arguments contained therein when they talk to others to plead for some sense ...to continue reading, click here

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The Downs – Proposed Revised Waiting Restrictions

Stoke Road

In December 2015, a waiting restriction scheme was implemented in the Downs/Sneyd Park area. This scheme was intended to counter obstructive parking, which interfered with the passage of traffic, in particular for the passage of larger vehicles, such as buses....to continue reading, click here

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BCC’s Trial for Glyphosate-free Weed Treatment: Outcome Report

Weeds, Chelsey RoadAt BCC’s Neighbourhoods Scrutiny Commission Meeting, held on 24 April 2017, an  Outcome Report – Cotham trial for glyphosate-free weed treatment was presented.

This was supported by an in-depth Report of the trial and its outcomes which concluded that the ...to continue reading, click here

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Cribbs Patchway New Neighbourhood (CPNN) Update

Item 9 on the Agenda for the next Place Scrutiny Meeting on 27 April 2017 is a Report entitled “Cribbs Patchway New Neighbourhood Update”, presented by Jodi Savickas and Oliver Coltman. The guts of the Report are summarised in these ...to continue reading, click here

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Next Westbury-on-Trym Neighbourhood Forum, Wednesday 10 May 2017

The next Meeting of the Westbury-on-Trym Neighbourhood Forum will be held on Wednesday 10 May, 7.00 – 9.00pm, at The Old Pavilion, Coombe Dingle Sports Complex, Coombe Lane, BS9 2BJ

(Please note change of venue – NOT now Venue 35, ...to continue reading, click here

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