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Coronavirus (COVID-19) support and action newsletter

27 March 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...

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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...

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Frome Gateway - where's that?

29 November 2019

On Thursday 28 November St Judes Place Maker Leila attended a walk and meeting led by Bristol City Council around the River Frome in St Judes. The council are in the early stages of considering how...

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Up Our Street November podcast

27 November 2019

Listen in to the latest edition of the Up Our Street podcast (broadcast live on BCfm on 18 November). Tamsin and Irene were talking tenants right to a warm home with CHAS Bristol Housing Advice...

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Join the team!

8 November 2019

Up Our Street is recruiting for a new Communications Officer. This is an exciting time for Up Our Street, as we are currently exploring a much closer working relationship with two other organisations...

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Writes of passage

29 October 2019

Families living in our neighbourhood can sometimes find it hard to get out of the city and out into nature. So we decided to run some outings with local writer Zakiya McKenzie. Zakiya is one of the...