UPDATED: Safer speeds, saving lives in Bishopston – a petition on 20mph

UPDATE January 2016: The council has received a substantial petition demanding the removal of 20mph speed limits. If you’d prefer to keep them please see below for a counter-petition to make your opinion known.

Mike Frost says:

We are currently on 3,768 and need just another 233 by the end of the month! […]

Sustainable Bishopston’s local noticeboards on Gloucester Road

The story behind our TWO new Sustainable Bishopston noticeboards.


Neighbourhood Transport Initiative Update

You may have seen by now that some shiny new stainless steel cycle stands are at last being sited in our patch of Gloucester Rd. Twenty-four should be going in which doubles the number roughly and is what we were hoping for!

This shows how our own field work has helped influence the council since […]

Neighbourhood Transport Initiative Update

A short update on progress with sustainable transport and cycling facilities for Gloucester Road.


Gloucester Road Noticeboard & Bike Racks

Earlier this year, Bristol Council’s Neighbourhood Transport Initiative awarded Sustainable Bishopston a grant to provide cycle parking and sustainable transport information along Gloucester Road.

A small team are working on location, design and procurement of cycle racks and a notice-board.

Grant Application Success

We now have confirmation that our grant application has been approved.

Grant Application

At the end of February 2008 we applied to Bristol Council’s Neighbourhood Transport Initiative for a grant to help us with this project. Watch this space for the results.