Amanda CameronLocal Democracy Reporter
City Leap launch delayed again
A £1billion venture to speed up Bristol’s decarbonisation has been delayed by a few more months, pushing the total cost of the project to council...
Bristol pledges to welcome 10 Afghani families fleeing from Taliban rule
The government has set out a plan for the UK to take up to 20,000 refugees but campaigners are calling for more support.
Non-mainstream schools being used as holding ground for Bristol children with special needs, review finds
A review of alternative learning provision was commissioned after failings in Bristol’s SEND services were criticised by Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission.
Number of homeless single people more than triples during pandemic
While rough sleeping has plummeted in the past 12 months, there has been a sharp increase in the number of people living in temporary accommodation.
Only Labour in mayor’s cabinet, but Greens take more scrutiny roles at the council
Re-elected Mayor Marvin Rees has resisted pressure to appoint Green party councillors to his cabinet, but the main opposition has increased power in key committees