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Train trip to Bath with Rosemary Early Years

17 August 2018

Pat, Community Engagement Officer at Up Our Street, tells us about her adventure with families from St Judes: "Catching a train out of the city to go on a summer adventure is always fun. Grey skies...

Show Stapes Some Love

16 August 2018

The sun shone on our team of litter pickers this morning as we collected around 20 bags of rubbish from Rawnsley Park, Clifton Place and Stapleton Road. It was lovely to see the side streets looking...

Digging deeper into Wellbeing Report data

9 August 2018

Up Our Street Intern Michaela Freire shares what she has been working on with us this summer: "I came to Up Our Street as part of the Q-Step internship scheme from the University of Bristol. During...

#stapeslove

30 July 2018

We have been working with community activist Khalil Abdi and local designer Lisa Cole to develop a new campaign to encourage residents and businesses around Stapleton Road to look after the street by...

Up Our Street shortlisted for national award

30 July 2018

At Up Our Street we were very proud to be shortlisted under the Diversity Champion of the Year category for the first ever National Democracy Awards organised by the Minster for the Constitution MP...

Thank You Awards winners 2018

It's time to say Thank You!

16 July 2018

Do you know an individual or a local business who has gone above and beyond to have a positive impact in the Easton and Lawrence Hill community? We're looking for the activists, the volunteers, the...

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Join the Up Our Street team

2 July 2018

Want to work for Up Our Street? Celia is leaving us in July, so we are recruiting for a new Community Engagement Officer. If you want a rewarding job, working with lots of interesting people and...

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15 seconds... what would you do?

26 June 2018

Do you love where you live? Come and create your own 15 second video portrait as part of a film celebrating the people of Bristol. You can either be in this film or watch others performing. We are...

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A visitor from Italy

19 June 2018

Sara Torresani is a 17 year old student from Italy, visiting Bristol as part of the ERASMUS+ programme. She has been working in the Up Our Street office for the past two days, we asked her to write...

Celebrating the Dads!

15 June 2018

On a sunny Saturday morning, Up Our Street headed over to Felix Road Adventure Playground to support BCfm and Dadcast with a relaxed event for Dads, carers and all positive male role models to hang...