14/01187/FB | Construction of North Fringe to Hengrove Package (NFHP) MetroBus: A rapid bus route between Bristol North and East Fringes to South Bristol via Bristol City Centre comprising new roads and alteration to existing highways to prioritise MetroBus, including widening of Bradley Stoke Way, A 4174 Avon Ring Road at Hambrook junction, Stoke Lane/Coldharbour …
Hello and welcome one and all to the Blue Finger blog! Here you’ll find interesting articles about local food, food issues and ideas, and updates about this campaign to safeguard the Blue Finger for food production. What is the Blue Finger? It’s a strip of grade 1 land in north east Bristol that runs north …
LIVE STREAM: MEPs discuss Europe, the economy and the environment at event at Bristol’s Watershed | Bristol Post.
http://www.srfood.org/images/stories/pdf/officialreports/20140310_finalreport_en.pdf Final report from Special Rapporteur Olivier de Schutter to the UN.
A new briefing from the LGiU – Local Government Information Unit – a local democracy think tank. http://www.lgiu.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/The-rise-of-community-food-growing-what-role-for-local-planning-authorities.pdf
Vision: Land Access For Sustainable Cities | CLAS EN. Community Land Advisory Service. Based in Bristol. Part of Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens. This is their vision document.
IPCC report: Climate change a threat to security, food and humankind | Environment | theguardian.com. Global perspective – Serious urgency to value and protect our healthy soils before it’s too late.
Defra, UK – Science Search. Application of Best and Most Versatile Land Policy by Planning Authorities – SP1501
What is the role of health and wellbeing in planning? | Planning Practice Guidance.
Brownfield land, soils and agricultural land | Planning Practice Guidance.