Bristol Becomes The Latest Age Friendly City

Bristol Becomes The Latest Age Friendly City

Bristol has joined the The World Health Organisation (WHO) Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities. It has become the 705th member of a network of cities and communities in 39 countries, all working towards becoming better places to grow old. An age friendly city is one that encourages active ageing by promoting health and […]

Bristol ‘Refutrees’ give Christmas aid to refugees

Bristol ‘Refutrees’ give Christmas aid to refugees

A grassroots Bristol charity is selling Christmas trees in order to raise funds for refugees. Aid Box Community (ABC) will be donating all their profits from sales to help asylum seekers across Bristol and Europe. They first started the ‘Refutree’ campaign three years ago and proceeds have improved year after year. Jonathan Genevaux Aid Box […]

Bristol Housing Festival offers affordable solutions

Bristol Housing Festival offers affordable solutions

A festival in Bristol is bringing local architects, the public and the city council together to look at the future of Bristol’s urban planning. The Bristol Housing Festival at Harbourside until 4th November is currently showing a modular home that can be built within a month for as little as £12,000. The event comes while more than […]