SB update January 2019

Sustainable Bishopston has been semi-dormant recently, nobody has been organising things so nothing has happened. But it’s certainly not dead. We have members active in other relevant local groups and initiatives. We have a large community of supporters connected via mailing lists and social media and our local community networks. We have two community […]

A 2020 Vision for Clean Air in Bishopston

We’re pleased to join The Bishopston Society at their public meeting: A 2020 Vision for Clean Air in Bishopston Public meeting and AGM on Tuesday 3rd October 2017 from 7pm – 9pm Friends Meeting House, 300 Gloucester Road, Bristol BS7 8PD, Bishopston Free to members, £2 for non-members Presentations from: Fi Hance, local Green councillor […]

Public meeting on air quality in Bishopston

SB and The Bishopston Society are hosting a public meeting on air quality (air pollution) in our neighbourhood. This subject has been increasingly visible in the press in recent months but there’s still huge gaps in our understanding and few signs of any decisive action locally or nationally to tackle the problem. Please come and […]

SB AGM agenda and documents

We will be holding a very short AGM as part of The Living Room / The Outfield meeting at Boston Teaparty (293 Gloucester Road) at 6:30 – 8pm on Thursday 17th March (details are here). Everybody is welcome.

AGM Agenda:

1. Apologies

2. Approval of minutes from AGM held on 14.1.2015 […]

Living Room / The Outfield meeting and Sustainable Bishopston AGM

Please come to the Living Room / The Outfield meeting and brief Sustainable Bishopston AGM

Next week kindly hosted by BOSTON TEA PARTY, 293 Gloucester Road

at 6:30 – 8pm Thursday 17th March Sustainable Bishopston are supporting this LIVING ROOM/THE OUTFIELD project in its aims: To work with stakeholders of The Outfield* to […]

BCR Energy Group Winter Update

January meeting

Now that colder weather is upon us, you may be keen to make your home more energy efficient. If you are still wondering what upgrade choices to make or how to go about it, there is nothing better than talking to someone who has already gone through the process, so come along […]

Bringing Energy Saving to Light

The new community energy group for Bishopston, Cotham and Redland, BCR Energy Group, has been busy helping local people to save energy as winter approaches.

An informative demonstration of LED lighting was held at local Gloucester Rd lighting retailer Ablectrics on November 4th, hosted by Fraser Besant, who not only runs the business but is […]

Neighbourhood Partnership

For some time Martin Fodor has been SB’s representative on the Bishopston Cotham & Redland Neighbourhood Partnership (Bristol Council’s way of devolving a little bit of local decision making to local people). Martin has now been elected as a local councillor (congratulations Martin!) he will be a member of the NP in that capacity. Gavin […]

Sustainable Bishopston News Bulletin December 2013




Dates for your diary

Sustainable Bishopston is hosting a Bishopston Green Mingle. Come and meet like minded people and polish up your new year resolutions in the convivial surrounding of Bubalu on the Gloucester Road. 7-9pm January 14th.

The next business meeting […]

The Traders’ Food Waste and Recycling Initiative

SUSTAINABLE BISHOPSTON talk on November 14th, 2013

Martin Fodor spoke about the Traders’ Food Waste and Recycling Initiative to tackle unavoidable food waste. He started the project to help deal with food waste for a tiny cafe on Stokes Croft and now works with traders’ groups in Harbourside and the Gloucester Road, as well as […]