News

Former W. H. Smith Site: Planning application 19/00682/F

Feb 28 The long awaited plans for this derelict eyesore have now appeared on the Bristol City Council planning website. You can view all the plans by logging on to the site and…


Mortimer House: Latest News

Feb 15 CHIS is pleased to report that an application by a neighbour for a review of the Planning Inspector's decision which granted Cedar Homes, the owners of Mortimer House,…


High Rise Buildings

Jan 20 Although no high rise buildings are currently proposed for BS8, CHIS is extremely concerned that the policy of the Mayor appears to be to promote and encourage such buildings…


Treasurer Needed Urgently

Jan 11 Our long-serving treasurer has retired and we need to find a replacement as soon as possible. Only simple book-keeping skills are required and instruction will be given, if…


Number 9 Bus: Important Information.

Oct 23, 2018 Please take note that, as from Sunday October 28th, there will no longer be any Number 9 bus service on Sundays. CHIS is concerned that this information appears not to have…


Parking in the Clifton Village Zone

Jul 3, 2018 CHIS continues to monitor parking, particularly in the CV zone. Our ward councillors organised meeting on July 3rd which was attended by BID representatives, other local…


50th Anniversary Party

Jun 20, 2018 The Clifton Observatory proved to be a very popular venue for our Golden Anniversary Party on June 20th. After a drizzly and overcast day the skies brightened, enabling…


Bristol University's Plans to close Tyndall Avenue

Feb 14, 2018 The University's application to close this road to traffic and to create what they misleadingly describe as 'an enhanced public realm' has been heavily criticised by BCC's…


Footbridge across Bridge Valley Road

Feb 11, 2018 Although Dr Adrienn Tomor's planning application to build a foot/cycle bridge over Bridge Valley Rd was, last year, granted on appeal, it is still uncertain whether the…


Plans for Senate House

Feb 7, 2018 CHIS representatives recently attended a pre-application presentation by Bristol University regarding proposals to extend Senate House. It is planned to move the University's…


On-Street Bicycle Hangars

Jan 29, 2017 CHIS has been contacted by Bristol City Council inviting comments on proposals to site two Bicycle Hangars within the Conservation Area, one opposite 13, Cornwallis Crescent…


Improvements to CHIS Planning Map

Sep 27, 2016 Recently we made some changes to the Planning Map on the CHIS website, which we hope make it more useful. The Planning Map by default shows the last 6 weeks of Planning…


Parking Problems in Clifton Village Zone

Aug 19, 2016 Why are residents STILL experiencing difficulty parking on some streets in Clifton, despite living in so-called 'residents only' zones? Just take a look at the permits on the…


Live Map of Planning Applications

Mar 4, 2016 Our latest web news is that all planning applications for BS8 are now displayed on our site immediately they appear on the BCC planning site. The applications are shown both…


Bristol's Tree Champions

Jan 15, 2016 A comprehensive document entitled 'Bristol's Tree Champions' has just been put on the website. It is a database of some 200 trees within the city that are either the largest…


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