Bus stop and car

What’s happening with Transport in Bristol in 2019

2018 Student Award image

Student Award

Future layout of the airport

Visit to Bristol Airport

Visitors enjoy lunch with BCS members

Visit of the Salisbury Civic Society

Members of Salisbury Civic Society paid a return visit to Bristol following the Bristol Civic Society visit to Salisbury last year.
Bristol Open Doors logo

Bristol Open Doors

For one weekend a year, Bristol Open Doors allows you see inside buildings old and new across the city.
BCS Trip to Oxford June 2018

BCS Trip to Oxford June 2018

What do Oxford and Bristol, two seemingly very different cities, have in common? Skylines under threat; insurmountable transport challenges; ugly in-your-face-developments; an expanding student population and a shortage of affordable housing. Quite a lot, it turns out.
Awards 2018

Design awards winners 2018

The Bristol Civic Society Design Awards were announced by Jonathan Foyle, architectural historian, at a well-attended presentation at The Station.
New website on PC, tablet and phone

New look website

We’ve changed and we hope you like our new look! The Bristol Civic Society website has had a facelift, the first step in creating a more engaging and interactive experience for our members and supporters.
The General - on the 2018 Awards shortlits

Shortlist for the 2018 Design Awards

The panel has shortlisted the following projects for the Bristol Civic Society Design Awards.
Refurbished Spitfire hangar

Visit to Filton Airfield

On the 23rd May forty plus members of Bristol Civic Society were hosted on their visit to Filton Airfield by YTL Development.
Image of First Bus

Transport in Bristol

Report on an event on 24th April arranged in response to the many requests we receive from people trying to find out exactly what’s happening with the complex transport initiatives in Bristol.
An afternoon at Bristol Science Park

An afternoon at Bristol Science Park

Twenty Civic Society members were treated to a tour of the Bristol & Bath Science Park at Emersons Green. First, we assembled in the flagship National Composites Centre and were given an introduction to its exciting ambitions.
Members listening to talk about Being Brunel

Being Brunel: SS Great Britain launches a new museum

Ahoy there! It’s 9th January and for 25 Civic Society members, time to board the world’s first iron-hulled, ocean-going, propeller-driven ship. Well, some of us went on board after the tour but the main purpose of our visit was to hear about exciting development plans well under way on the quayside.
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