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Summer holiday activities and support

28 July 2020

This school holidays feel a little different this year. Maybe don't have the plans we normally would; holidays are on hold, childcare juggling has become difficult and even just making sure everyone...

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How do you build a team during a lockdown?

2 July 2020

... Give them an emergency to manage and they will rally together! After 18 months of hard graft on all sides, we finally legally merged on 6 May. Up Our Street, Easton Community Centre and Felix...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) support and action newsletter

22 May 2020

We have collated a list of all the amazing ways organisations in our area are stepping up to help and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic in our area of East Bristol. This weekly ebulletin includes...

COVID-19 Directory

18 May 2020

Up Our Street, Summer 2020 special edition Up Our Street and Vocalise magazine have joined forces to bring you a special summer 2020 edition of the magazine. We have produced a directory of support...

Creating a place of possibility across east Bristol

1 May 2020

After over 40 years serving the communities in east central Bristol, three well known and popular community organisations are joining forces to support residents to take action in their neighbourhood...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update from Up Our Street, Easton Community Centre and Felix Road Adventure Playground.

27 March 2020

Update 27 March 2020 Easton Community Centre is now be closed to the public until further notice. We had planned on keeping the centre open on Wednesdays, however, given the circumstances we feel...

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Felix Road Adventure Playground

20 February 2020

  Felix Road Adventure Playground is a unique space dedicated to children's play, family time and community togetherness. The playground has an open access policy - this means children are free to...

Secondary school shortfall

12 February 2020

A group of local parents have come together to form BS5 Secondary Education Forum. The group held a meeting in February about the shortfall in secondary school places expected in East Bristol from...

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Bristol West decides...

11 December 2019

It was a packed hall at Hannah More Primary for the Bristol West hustings event last week. Thank you to Pat Hart from BCfm for chairing and to The Bristol Cable, ACORN and Bristol Somali Media Group...

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Spaces to connect

6 December 2019

In March 2020 Up Our Street, Felix Road Adventure Playground (FRAP) and Easton Community Centre (ECC) are becoming one organisation serving the residents of Easton and Lawrence Hill.  We will hold on...