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Filwood Broadway Working Group

This is advance notice of a third "Recreate Filwood" Workshop, planned for Saturday morning July 23rd at 10 am. Bristol City Council have used the report from the second workshop to set up a public survey, which you can find here: https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/FilwoodBroadwaySurvey/ The purpose of the survey is to gather local opinion on the proposals … Continue reading Filwood Broadway Working Group

**Local Lettings Policy for new affordable housing – Discussion**

You are welcome to join us on Tue 5th July at 5pm at Filwood Community Centre to explore ideas for a Local Lettings Policy for new affordable housing developments in Knowle West. - A local lettings policy for Lockleaze has recently been set up- We'll consider whether a similar policy might be suitable for Knowle … Continue reading **Local Lettings Policy for new affordable housing – Discussion**

guest blog – MORE TREES, PLEASE! By Filwood Tree Champion, Jim Smith

Early in 2020, I was offered 100 oak trees for £20 via the Bristol Tree Forum of which I’m a member.  I applied for and obtained a £100 Grant from Knowle West Alliance to purchase these trees (50 cm ‘whips’), badge making materials, marking pens, labels and ties to run an ‘adopt a tree’ project … Continue reading guest blog – MORE TREES, PLEASE! By Filwood Tree Champion, Jim Smith

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