Tag Archives: Connecting Bristol

Lost and found? Or buried?

Update on Friday’s blog about this mysterious missing public consultation into this unusual sale of protected public park land at Greenbank, engineered for Merchant Venturer George Ferguson’s personal benefit by council planning boss David Bishop. Now new Lib Dem transport … Continue reading

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This sounds like good value

Connecting Bristol and Vowlsie are reporting that Bristol has been chosen as the only city in the UK to be short-listed for the European Green Capital Award. Shit. If this place is the greenest city in Europe we really are … Continue reading

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Bristol bloggers galore!!!

Looks like the city’s digital quango, Connecting Bristol, have called in the professionals to show us how this blogging lark should be done. “Announcing the Connecting Bristol Bloggers,” trumpets the website. “A series of Special Guest Bloggers will be contributing … Continue reading

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New sweatshop plan for the city's poor

After twenty years of failed regeneration wonkery attempting to solve inequality in the city through a bizarre combination of obsessive equal opportunity practice and small-scale community action and six years of Kelly and his culture crowd promising action on inequality … Continue reading

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