GUEST BLOG – Inns court kitchen garden by volunteer gardener extraordinaire, chris boddington

Members of the Man Alive group in the garden with their carpentry teacher and a bench they made I'm happy to announce the approval by Companies House of Knowle West Edible Gardens C.I.C.! This is the company who are looking after Inns Court Kitchen Garden based at The Inns Court Community and Family Centre. Work … Continue reading GUEST BLOG – Inns court kitchen garden by volunteer gardener extraordinaire, chris boddington

Youth Zone: Two Consultations

The Council are now consulting residents on the proposed South Bristol Youth Zone via http://www.bristol.gov.uk/youthzoneconsultation up until 2nd January 2022.  This is a NEW survey, which follows on from the far broader survey they carried out earlier in the Autumn.  This survey is to gather residents' feedback and is intended to be included in the Full Business Case that the … Continue reading Youth Zone: Two Consultations

New Secondary school – letter to secretary of state for education

Earlier this year Knowle West Futures and Knowle West Alliance wrote to the Secretary of State for Education and the Mayor about the delay in opening for the new local secondary school; specifically, to request that an interim solution is found for young people who would be starting in Y7 in 2023/24. We have just … Continue reading New Secondary school – letter to secretary of state for education

Local Jobs for Young People

FOUR new Kickstart Job roles here in Knowle West! PLEASE SHARE WITH YOUR LOCAL NETWORKS/CONTACTS: local Kickstarter opportunities We have 4 roles available in Knowle West with various different partner organisations: Cafe Catering Assistant at The ParkEngagement Assistant at Knowle West Media CentreGeneral Assistant at KWMC The FactoryReception & Social Media Assistant at ReWork Each role includes a supported development … Continue reading Local Jobs for Young People

Marshall Walk Proposals & Community Consultation

 “I enjoyed attending the online consultation regarding Marshall Walk.  It was good to see a proposal for land that isn't green space and has been left for several years. The plans shown were interesting I liked the thought of two high accommodations but not three levels high” G (local resident) Working for the Knowle West … Continue reading Marshall Walk Proposals & Community Consultation

Filwood Chase History Society

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKdxb2DmjLk A video about Filwood Chase History Society made by Man Alive Jim Smith pitching for the Filwood Chase History Society grant at our grants event at the Novers Club in January 2020. Filwood Chase History Society is based at The Park Centre on Daventry Road. They're a small group of local residents who have … Continue reading Filwood Chase History Society