Community meetings and events: get involved

Community meetings and events: get involved

Meet others in your community and get involved with decision making in your area

Get involved and have your say

All areas across the city will have community meetings and events for you to attend and get involved.  Meetings may be held online or in a community venue.

These meetings will give you the opportunity to:

  • meet people and groups in your neighbourhood
  • share ideas to improve your community
  • discuss problems with service providers
  • talk to your councillors about projects and activities you’d like them to support with their area committee funding

Contact your local councillor or local group to find out more.

You can also email your local area committee:

North Bristol 

These groups hold meetings in Bristol wards for Area Committee 1 and 2

Avonmouth

Rachel Craig (Centre Manager)
Avonmouth Community Centre Association (ACCA)
Phone: 0117 982 7445
Email: avonmouthccamanager@gmail.com

Lawrence Weston

Donna Sealey
Email: donna.sealey@ambitionlw.org

Seamills

Sea Mills and Coombe Dingle Together
Email: seamillsandcoombedingle@gmail.com

Shirehampton  

Ash Bearman (Community Development Officer)
Shirehampton Community Action Forum
Phone: 0117 982 9963    
Email: ash@shirecaf.org.uk

Bishopston and Ashley Down, Redland and Cotham (BCR)    

Contact Bishopston, Cotham & Redland Community Partnership     
info@bcrcp.org.uk

Public Forum and AGM: 10 May 2022.
Return to in person meetings Tuesday 10th May 2022, 7pm to 9pm.
Horfield Quaker Meeting House, 300 Gloucester Road BS7 8PD.

Clifton, Clifton Down, Hotwells and Harbourside    

Contact: Hotwells and Cliftonwood Community Association

Henbury and Brentry

Contact Wendy Baverstock
info@henburybrentrycommunity.org.uk
Tel: 0117 950 3573

Next general meeting

Monday 28 March at 7pm, at Henbury and Brentry Community Centre, Machin Road, Henbury, BS10 7HG.

Henleaze and Westbury on Trym

The Henleaze Society
henleazeforum@hotmail.com

Westbury on Trym Society (WoTSoc)
Online contact form

Horfield

Contact Manor Farm Community Hub
enquiries@manorfarmcommunityhub.org.uk

Stoke Bishop and Sea Mills    

Contact Stoke Bishop Forum    
stokebishopforum@aol.com

Southmead

Southmead Development Trust
amykinnear@southmead.org
Tel: 0117 950 3335
Mob: 07783 330725

East and central Bristol

These groups hold meetings in Bristol wards within Area Committee 3 and 4.

Ashley

Contact: Docklands Community Centre, St Pauls
Jon Newey
info@fullcircleproject.org.uk

Central

Contact your local councillor 

Easton and Lawrence Hill

Contact Eastside Community Trust
contact@upourstreet.org.uk

Eastville

Contact Eastville Neighbourhood Network 
Deacon Corrinne Brown 
corinne.brown@methodist.org.uk

Frome Vale

Contact your local councillors:

Hillfields

Contact your local councillors:

Lockleaze

Contact Lockleaze neighbourhood Trust        
info@lockleazent.co.uk
0117 914 1129

Lockleaze Community Forum

Forums are held twice a year to discuss the Community plan, developments and much more. Everyone with an interest in Lockleaze is welcome.

Our Lockleaze Community Forum

When: Thursday 24th March 6.30-8.30pm

Where: The Hub, Gainsborough Square, BS7 9FB

Come to this meeting to:

  • talk to local councillors and other residents about your priorities for Lockleaze

  • find out about Community Infrastructure Levy funds and process

  • comment where it counts and make things happen

St George: Central, Troopers Hill and St George West

Contact St. George Community Association
comms@stgeorgecommunity.org.uk

South Bristol

Greater Bedminster and Southville

Contact Action Greater Bedminster         
hello@actiongreaterbedminster.org.uk
actiongreaterbedminster.org.uk

Bishopsworth

Contact either:

Jess Wright 
info@zionbristol.co.uk

Tim Nokes
info@campusskateparks.co.uk

Brislington East and West

The next meeting is drop in style.

Pop in for a chat during the Brislington and St Anne’s repair café.

When: Saturday 19 March 2022, 10am to midday.

Where: St. Cuthbert’s Church hall, Sandy Park Road, Brislington, BS4 3PG

Contact Greater Brislington Together:
greaterbristogether@outlook.com 
www.greaterbrislington.org

Hartcliffe and Withywood

Contact Hartcliffe and Withywood Community Partnership (HWCP) 
reception@hwcp.org.uk

Filwood and Knowle West

Contact: Knowle West in Partnership
Frances Coates
frances.coates@kwalliance.co.uk

Knowle

Contact your local councillors:

Hengrove and Whitchurch

Contact Whitchurch Park and Hengrove Community Group
whitchurchandhengrove@gmail.com

Stockwood

Greater Stockwood Alliance (GSA)
Jan Perry, Co-ordinator GSA: 
Email: Jan.Perry@stmonicatrust.org.uk

Windmill Hill

Contact Windmill Hill City Farm    
info@windmillhillcityfarm.org.uk
0117 963 3252    
www.windmillhillcityfarm.org.uk