On 23 November 2023 in Orchard Street, a blue plaque was dedicated to the Crimea and Indian Mutiny Veterans Association.
Once again the Society is holding a Winter Social in the Watershed early in the New Year.
Video of a Zoom talk on the management options for Britain’s bus services by Professor Graham Parkhurst of the University of the West of England.
Gordon Young will describe the back-stories to 40 plaques, commemorating notable people and buildings where important meetings have taken place.
Gordon Young’s latest walk covers 17th-century King Street, cobbled Welsh Back and the soaring, cathedral-like St Mary Redcliffe church.
Bristol Civic Society members are invited to visit Easton Mosque, one of the oldest places of worship for Muslims across the South West.
We are organising two visits to the M Shed storeroom, where many maritime and industrial objects of local interest are kept.
The Civic Society has been very fortunate in being able to arrange a visit to Bristol’s own film studio, The Bottle Yard Studios.
A guided Bristol’s Civil War walk with Pete Insole, tracing a route from Fremantle Square to Brandon Hill, looking at archaeological and surviving evidence.
An event to describe the Civic Society’s new initiative concerning Ashton Court Mansion and to give members an opportunity to express their views.
The City Council has responded positively to our offer to take the lead on finding a long-term solution to Ashton Court Mansion.
There are three award winners this year, with plaques presented at the Design Awards event on 25th July 2023, held at The Mount Without.