Planning Issues

East Street vision

Waterfront Place

Old Rail Depot, Clanage Road

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.
Seawalls cafe and toilets: March 2020 update

Seawalls cafe and toilets: March 2020 update

A second application to demolish the public toilets at Seawalls and replace the building with a café and new toilets meets the Society’s main concern almost completely.
Silverthorne Lane: Feb 2020 update.

Silverthorne Lane: Feb 2020 update.

There have been further revisions to this massive scheme on land between Silverthorne Lane and the Feeder Canal. The Society cannot support the height and mass of the proposed residential accommodation.
BRI car park: Second Feb 2020 update

BRI car park: Second Feb 2020 update

A Planning Inspector has refused the Hospital’s appeal against the Council refusal of its planning application to build a new 820-space car park on the site of the Eugene Street flats above Marlborough Street.

Planning issues reviewed in the last twelve months