Cities of the future must prioritise the health of people and the planet
Preventing ill-health from poor-quality urban environments, and promoting fairness, are at the heart of a project Bristol is helping to lead.
A population explosion is coming to Bedminster. So what does the future look like?
A wave of new housing developments is coming to Bedminster, Southville and Windmill Hill. So a new community project asks what the future should hold for the area.
Local housing for local people in Lockleaze: can it work?
Hundreds of new homes are coming to Lockleaze, but some of the developments have not been popular. Can a change in the rules on who gets new social housing in the area bring benefits for locals?
Community support for Castle Park development was overstated, claim members of local group
Plans to develop the derelict site around St Mary Le Port in central Bristol were approved by councillors, but questions are now being raised about how the views of local residents were used during the process.
Totterdown residents react after councillors approve controversial high-rises
The high-rise plans for the former Bart’s Ingredients site on York Road were approved by councillors, despite planning officers criticising the scheme and recommending it be refused.
‘The advisory group on the Western Harbour development needs to be much more diverse’
Amid concerns about the group set up to advise on the controversial Cumberland Basin development, we spoke to chair John Savage, and local residents and councillors, about representation, diversity and accountability.
‘We are losing so much’: Local businesses and Cable readers react to plans to redevelop Galleries shopping centre
Most readers agree the shopping centre needs a lift, but many raised questions about whether new proposals for its future will help serve the city’s most urgent needs.
Western Harbour development treading water
After nearly five years on the drawing board due to major criticisms from local residents, Marvin Rees’ vision for a revived Cumberland Basin could still be a decade away.