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.  

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 and Lawrence Weston

Bishopston and Ashley Down, Redland and Cotham (BCR)

Bishopston, Cotham and Redland Community Partnership meetings 2019:

  • 7pm to 9pm, Thursday, 11 April 2019, Bishopston Library, Gloucester Road, BS7 8BN

Clifton, Clifton Down, Hotwells and Harbourside 

Hotwells and Cliftonwood Community Association meetings 2019:

Henbury and Brentry

Contact Henbury and Brentry Community Council for details of meetings.

Henbury and Brentry Community Meeting 

  • 7pm, Thursday 18 April 2019, Henbury and Brentry Community Centre, Machin Road, BS10 7HG

Includes discussion of CIL funding proposals.


Contact Ebenezer Trust at Ebenezer Church for details of meetings.


Contact Southmead Development Trust for details of meetings

Stoke Bishop with Sea Mills

Contact Stoke Bishop Forum for details of meetings.

Westbury on Trym and Henleaze

Contact The Henleaze Society for details of meetings.

East and central Bristol

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


Contact APE Project, St Pauls Adventure Playground for details of meetings.



Contact your Central councillor 

Central Ward Residents meeting

  • 7pm, Thursday, 4 April 2019, City Hall, College Green, BS1 5TJ

Includes discussion of CIL funding proposals.

Easton and Lawrence Hill

Contact the Easton and Lawrence Hill Neighbourhood Management for details of meetings.


Meeting dates:

  • Monday, 8 April 2019 (CIL funding main agenda item)
  • Monday, 8 July 2019
  • Monday, 7 October 2019
  • Monday, 13 January 2020

All meetings: 7pm to 9pm

The New Place, 119 to 121 Fishponds Road, Bristol, BS5 6PN

Contact Eastville Neighbourhood Network for details of meetings.

Frome Vale

Contact your Frome Vale councillor


Contact your Hillfields councillor

Hillfields Community Network 

Meetings are held every 6 weeks at various venues.


  • Lockleaze resident forum meetings 2019
    Every 1st Thursday of the month (police, planning, transport and talk to councillors)
    4 April, 2 May, 4 July, 5 September, 7 November 7.30 to 9pm
    Cameron Centre
  • Lockleaze neighbourhood trust, our Lockleaze meetings 2019
    30 March and 28 September 2pm to 5pm
    The Hub, Gainsborough Square

St George: Central, Troopers Hill and St George West

Email for details of meetings.

St George CIL meeting: Saturday 6 April, 3pm, St George Community Centre. 

South Bristol

Brislington East and West

Greater Brislington Together meetings 2019
Dates to follow

Greater Bedminster and Southville

Greater Bedminster: Annual General Meeting

  • Wednesday 27 March (time and venue to be arranged) 

Hartcliffe and Withywood

Contact Hartcliffe and Withywood Community Partnership (HWCP) for details of meetings

Filwood and Knowle West

Contact Community in Partnership Knowle West for details of meetings


Contact your Knowle local councillor

Hengrove and Whitchurch

Contact your Hengrove and Whitchurch local councillor


Contact Stockwood Free Church for details of meetings

Greater Stockwood

  • 7pm to 9pm, Monday 25 March, Sturminster and Stcokwood Community Association, Sturminster Rd, Bristol BS14 8AU: CIL funding meeting 
  • 6pm to 8pm, Thursday 28 March, , Stockwood Free Church, Ladman Road:  Bus and transport meeting

Windmill Hill

Windmill Hill Community network meetings

  • Wednesday 3 April, 2019, 7pm to 8.30pm: includes discussion on funding to make change happen, CIL 2019/2020

Location: Windmill Hill Community Centre, Vivian Street, BS3 4LW

  • 31 July 2019, 7pm to 9pm

Location: Victoria Park Baptist Church