Am I the only person who feels they have slipped into an alternative universe? Maybe I have been binge watching too many sci-fi box sets but, really, I never thought I would be checking the government website to see how many people I am permitted to meet with in a park! But here I am, … Continue reading Guest Post: Vicky Beckwith CEO of Re:Work – How’s it going?
In South Bristol, we’ve built up a dedicated base of volunteers who are responsive and pro-active, creating a cooperative relationship with them– as they support others we support them. We are in touch with 80 volunteers of which 34 are currently active with over 170 hours of volunteering completed. One volunteer has completed 24 hours … Continue reading Guest blog: Julia Williams from BCC Community Development Team
How are you? Do you need anything? Do you know someone that might need a bit of practical help or emotional support? Its a tough time, but together we'll pull through. At the Knowle West Support Hub we have local workers and volunteers ready to lend a hand or a listening ear. We want everyone … Continue reading Knowle West Support Hub
What could make KW friendlier, greener, safer, cleaner or more active during lockdown? If you have an idea and need some £ to help MAKE THAT IDEA HAPPEN then get in touch quick. What can YOU do to showcase KW's amazing community spirit? Your project/idea will obviously need to take into account government safety advice … Continue reading Have YOU got an idea to help KW during CV-19? Need some £ to make it happen? Read on…
People across the city are pulling together to build safe systems to get help to those who need it. The Knowle West Alliance is working with its members, partners, volunteer residents to connect support into our area. There are different routes to getting help for yourself or someone else: Shielding/Extremely vulnerable people: People who are … Continue reading What help is available? 02.04.20
We know that many of you will be concerned about Coronavirus and COVID-19 and the potential impact the virus will have on our community and everyday life. With the situation changing rapidly the best place to get up to the minute advice is the NHS webpages. Those of us fit and well could think about … Continue reading Corona Virus / Knowle West – helping each other
Knowle West Alliance and Knowle West Futures working with local Councillors have secured a pause on the proposed housing developments for the old Cinema Site. We think it’s important to look at Filwood Broadway as a whole, not just one site, and consider what do we, as a community, want and need; and how can we work together to … Continue reading Filwood Broadway Chat
We've teamed up with the Filwood Fantastic Project at Filwood Community Centre for this round of our Small Grants. Come along for a fun evening and to find out more.
What’s Happening At The Moment - November/December/January HAVE YOUR SAY: We want to ensure residents voices and opinions are heard, make sure you feedback your thoughts and ideas (how to feedback on each site is detailed below) Housing sites being brought forward by Bristol City Council Housing Delivery TeamModular housing being proposed by Boklok on Airport RoadOther sites coming forward TBC … Continue reading Lots of housing proposed – have your say