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15 Jan 2019

Construction work starts on 133 new homes in Ashton Vale

Bristol Mayor, Marvin Rees has broken ground to signal the start of construction of 133 new homes in Ashton Vale. The innovative development will feature 40% social rent, and will see the council building houses for sale on the private market for the first time.

11 Jan 2019

PARTNER NEWS: BAFTA-nominated Stan & Ollie filmed in Bristol released Friday 11th January

Stan & Ollie, the highly anticipated new biopic starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly as the legendary movie comedy duo Laurel & Hardy, opens in UK cinemas this week after filming in Bristol last year, supported by Bristol Film Office.

11 Jan 2019

Work to start on Anchor Road and Hotwell Road (A4), 14 January

Work to speed up journey times along one of Bristol’s main roads into the city is due to start on Monday.

An inbound bus lane will be built along Anchor Road, starting on 14 January 2019. It is expected to take approximately five months to complete. The new bus lane will be shared with other authorised road users.

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