Category Archives: Streets

Dozens of new public toilets?

Bristol Old People’s Forum BOPF have been campaigning for many years for more public toilets in the city. They presented a petition in 2007, against a background of council public toilet closures. Since then more toilets have closed. If we … Continue reading

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Communal bins – solving street problems?

We are always looking for innovative ways to support our community. Here is an idea, common on the continent, working in St Pauls. These residual waste bins and recycling bins have helped clear the streets of wheely bins, black bins … Continue reading

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Dancing the night away

Bristol is well known as the Street Party Capital of England! And of course our Windsor Road Street Party is one of the best! These two revellers pictured dancing the night away to some excellent live music. Bristol is seriously … Continue reading

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What do we want? Quality Streets…

…When do we want them? Now! SUSTRANS has a great new campaign, encouraging residents to email their councillors to push for improvements to our residential streets, “making my street into a space for people as well as cars”. http://www.quality-streets.org.uk/ I … Continue reading

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All abilities cycling

The excellent “Freewheelin Carnival” in Bristol was one of the high spots of Bristol Cycling Festival. Over 600 people of all ages dressed themselves and their bikes up and cycled from Queen Square, to Broadmead, to Cabot Circus, and back … Continue reading

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