Hamilton House owners shut out Coexist after decade of managing building
Following a year of fraught negotiations, evictions and uncertainty, the building’s owners are also submitting a full planning application for flats.
The Cable view: A development for justice in this city, with the help of Cable members
The Cable led calls from across the city to #bootoutbailiffs - and we’re being heard.
The debate: High-rises in Bristol – addressing the housing crisis or soulless towers?
The council has launched a plan to build a number of high-rise residential towers across the city in a bid to make better use of the city’s limited space, attracting resistance from campaigners and the Green Party, who say the towers are too high and unnecessary. Two players in the debate give their take.
Opinion: Our mayor has an open goal opportunity to help thousands. Will he take it?
There is a strong moral and financial case to drop the medieval practice of enforcing debts with hired heavies.
Council launch van living and rough sleeping policy consultations
BCC announces consultations for its new van and rough sleeping encampments the day after completing Greenbank evictions.
Only one rogue landlord prosecuted for illegal eviction in four years
In the past four years Bristol City Council have only successfully prosecuted one landlord for illegal eviction.
Reactions to council’s new proposals on van dwellers
The draft plans, which outline greater enforcement powers, receives mixed reactions.
Artists pushed out but fighting back: YardArts Village
From St Pauls to Shirehampton: Circus company YardArts aim to turn leaving the city centre into an opportunity.
EXCLUSIVE: Council policy on van living outlines greater enforcement powers
Bristol is to become one of the first places in the country to have a stretegy for vehicle dwellers, but some fear it could simply end up displacing people.
Latest eviction threat by Hamilton House owners rebuffed by council
After having two planning applications blocked, Hamilton House's owners aim to keep development plans alive by stopping it being given community centre status.
Council blocks second planning application to redevelop Hamilton House
After 200 tenants were recently evicted, the future of Stokes Croft's cultural hub hangs in the balance as plans to redevelop are blocked yet again by the council.
Protesters claim victory in blocking “illegal” eviction
ACORN campaigners have stopped former Bristol City Football Club director from evicting a mother and her three small children from their home.
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