Planning Issues

‘Planning for the Future’ – the Government’s White Paper

Little Paradise update: June 2020

Caravan Club Site, Cumberland Road

East Street vision

East Street vision

The Society has submitted consultation comments on the ‘East Street vision’ commissioned by Bedminster Business Improvement District, which will evolve into a masterplan
Waterfront Place

Waterfront Place

The Society supports the mix of uses in proposals for Waterfront Place but regrets that it cannot support the scheme currently proposed.
Old Rail Depot, Clanage Road

Old Rail Depot, Clanage Road

The Society does not support Vistry Partnership's current proposal to redevelop a former railway maintenance depot to build 253 new homes.
Clarke Street car park development

Clarke Street car park development

The Society supports this fifth scheme by Sydney Freed (Holdings) that adopts the Bedminster Green Framework’s recommendations.
Temple-Meads-Station

Emerging plans for Temple Meads Station

After many years of waiting, there now seems to be some momentum towards specific plans for Temple Meads station. Alan Morris reports.
Bus stop and car

Update on local transport policy

It can be difficult to get an overall picture of current transport policy in the city and sub-region. This is a summary of recent announcements, consultations and decisions.
New Temple Meads Campus: April 2020 update.

New Temple Meads Campus: April 2020 update.

Bristol University now has full planning permission to develop the whole of its new Temple Meads Campus.
Former Soapworks Building: April 2020 update

Former Soapworks Building: April 2020 update

An update on the First Base proposal to redevelop the site of the former Gardiner Haskins Homecentre between Old Bread Street and Straight Street, Old Market.
Land at Home Gardens Redland Hill

Land at Home Gardens Redland Hill

The Society supports the principle of an outline planning application to build up to 60 residential units and flexible office accommodation at the top of Blackboy Hill.
Houses in Multiple Occupation

Houses in Multiple Occupation

The Society welcomes the Council’s publication of a draft Supplementary Planning Guidance Document on Houses in Multiple Occupation.

Planning issues reviewed in the last twelve months

 

Streetfocus is a useful website with a map showing proposals by developers to create new buildings, change existing sites, and other smaller changes such as tree works.