Planning Issues

A convenient development

A balanced approach to commercial and residential development

Broadwalk, Knowle

Broadwalk Shopping Centre: April update

BRI car park: March update

BRI car park: March update

A Planning Committee has refused the BRI's planning application for a multi-storey car park.
Broadwalk, Knowle

Broadwalk Shopping Centre: March update

The proposals for Knowle Broadwalk have generated a large public response which was mainly positive. A planning committee has granted planning permission.
4-16 Clifton Down Road

4-16 Clifton Down Road

There is a fourth proposal by THAT Group to develop this boarded-up island site in the centre of Clifton Village. Former occupants included WH Smith and Splinter’s Café.
Parkview Campus site image

Parkview Office Campus, Whitchurch Lane

The Society supports the redevelopment of this site which was originally built as the HQ building for the former Somerfield Supermarkets.
Designers image of building

Kingsown House and Unity Street

Summix Capital proposes to demolish the site to construct a mixed use scheme including 103 affordable co-living accommodation units.
Little Paradise, Bedminster

Little Paradise, Bedminster

The Society supports the principle of residential development on this site in Little Paradise and Stafford Street but has reservations.
Aerial view of site.

Redcross Street, Old Market

The Society endorses the response of the Old Market Community Association who support a proposal by CTU Partner Limited to build 75 residential apartments in Old Market.
Dove Lane image

Dove Lane, St. Pauls

Places for People have outline planning permission to build in 6 blocks to provide office space, 250+ new homes, retail, and small business/workshop space in St Pauls.
Plan of Ashton Gate proposal

Ashton Gate

In principle, the Society supports the proposals by Ashton Gate Limited and Bristol Sport (the Club) to develop two sites at Ashton Gate.
Photo of Portland Square

Portland Square update Jan 2019

Planning permission has been granted for the development of this former short terrace of four houses has been Bristol’s longest running ‘building at risk’, blight.
St Catherine’s Place

St Catherine’s Place

This is a scheme to redevelop the site to provide about 270 new homes in five blocks between 4 and 22 floors. The scheme would also revitalise the tired St. Catherine’s Place shopping arcade;
BRI car park

BRI car park

University Hospitals Bristol has made an outline planning application for permission to demolish its 180-place multi-storey car park above Marlborough Street and to replace it with an 820-place car park.
BRI Charity Universal Building

Bristol Royal Infirmary update

Unite, who are the current owners of the Charity Universal Building, have not so far proceeded with their appeal against the planning refusal of their first planning application.
Proposed new library

New University Library

The Society supports redevelopment of the Hawthorns and the construction of a new Arts and Social Sciences Library (the Library) but regrets that it cannot support the current scheme.
St Catherine's Place CGI

Bedminster Green

Bedminster Green developers have instructed the Bath firm of Nash Partnership to produce a Framework of planning guidance for the development area.
Midland Road

Midland Road

A proposal to build 62 flats, 100% affordable housing and a café in a 6-storey L-shaped building on Midland Road and Midland Street, Old Market.