Local News

SUPPORT FOR LOCAL HIGH STREETS

“We all love our local high streets but many of these local shopping centres are facing stiff competition both from the internet but also larger retail precincts like the Mall.

INAPPROPRIATE DEVELOPMENT IN KINGSWESTON

Cllr Matthew Melias and I are exceedingly concerned about the proposed development at the old Fairways site in Kings Weston off Penpole Lane. At the moment the owner is hoping to get permission for 20 hard standing caravans and a modular building.

BRISTOL ARENA: ON BALANCE TEMPLE ISLAND APPEARS TO BE THE BETTER OPTION

Bristol has been debating having an Arena for decades with the current campaign going back at least 15 years. Two weeks ago a series of reports were published weighing up two possible locations for the future project - Temple Island in the City Centre and the Brabazon Hangars in Brentry.

20mph SPEED LIMIT REVIEW

The Council have finally started their long delayed review of the 20mph speed limits in Bristol. As you may remember these were introduced in 2014 when the vast majority of Bristol roads were converted to 20mph at a cost of £3.2m.

Look again at the Henbury Loop

PLEASE SIGN THE PETITION!

Although we are delighted that the Henbury Spur Line will open up to passengers in 2021 we believe that so much more can be done to realise our rail ambitions for Bristol.