Free money for everyone: not such a wild idea anymore
The idea of a no-strings income for all citizens is making waves in the UK and beyond – we asked a leading Bristol academic why the time may be right for a universal basic income
Lopresti tries to cover-up exploitation…by removing stickers!
Can you spot the difference?
Tory officials threaten to sue members over Lopresti MP selection
Earlier this week a letter was sent by discontented Filton and Bradley Stoke Conservative Party members outlining a plan to oust Jack Lopresti MP.
Ex-UKIP millionaire’s company wins ‘Independent Business’ award
And a tax dodging company was behind the awards…
Breaking: 100 “affordable” homes for Blackberry Hill development
Developer Galliford Try has agreed to include 100 "affordable" homes at the proposed 305 unit Blackberry Hill site in Fishponds.
Bristol Uni announces big plans for fossil fuels divestment
The outcome of a long campaign for fossil fuels divestment
Housing: Talk is turning into action
It’s not often we can report positive news about housing. But last night’s Big Housing Conversation (Round 2) provided precisely that.
Breaking: Chocolate Factory development final decision
Councillors today backed down to developers over the controversial Chocolate Factory site in Easton. In a case that has become emblematic of the housing crisis...
Half a billion to shareholders, next to no affordable housing for Bristol
A developer that made £1 billion in profit after tax in 2015 (yes, you read that correctly) is wriggling out of affordable housing obligations in...
Breaking: Multinational bank backs down to local campaigners
Santander has been forced to back track on a controversial policy.
4% “affordable” Easton development up for decision… again!
The controversial plans were deferred in November.
Chinese state is behind a zero affordable housing development in Bristol
And they’re “minimising” taxes.