A New Community Centre?

Over 100 people turned out yesterday afternoon to give their views on the future of the Southmead Community Centre.  The event was organised by the charity’s management committee along with Barefoot Architecture, and posed the question, ‘What could the Southmead Community Centre be in the future?’. The feedback from the Read More …

Henleaze Lake Centenary

Did you know that Henleaze Swimming Club is nearly 100 years old? The club was established in 1919. People were swimming and ice-skating at the Lake even before this – possibly as early as 1906. In preparation for its centenary in 2019, the club is starting to collect people’s memories Read More …

The Mead in Spring

The Spring edition of The Mead newsletter is being delivered to every home in Southmead as we speak!  A team of dedicated volunteers produce and pop it through your door for free. It is considered, especially by residents without computers or who are socially isolated, as the most popular method Read More …

New Charlton Common Homes

Developers Redrow have submitted plan to South Gloucestershire Council to build 89 homes on land adjoining Charlton Common.  39 of them will be designated as affordable housing. The planning application includes the regeneration of Charlton Common into a community green space. The plan includes a slight widening of the access Read More …