We have been funded by Bristol City Council Social Impact Fund over four years to:
Increase access to information, services and opportunities for residents in Easton and Lawrence Hill
Help residents to influence decisions in the neighbourhood and participate in community life
Up Our Street is working with United Communities and City of Sanctuary on a two year project to bring new and established communities together. We will do this by:
Delivering an annual programme of Neighbourhood Conversations and events which bring together local residents, active citizens, and...
Since March 2017 we have been running annual events to bring together residents to discuss community-led solutions to local problems.
Up Our Street is working with In Between Times, Knowle West Media Centre and Ambition Lawrence Weston on an exciting arts project.
We Are Bristol will work with leading UK and national live artists to think about issue the communities face and produce a programme of city-wide debates to reach...
Raising Active Citizens is a partnership between Up Our Street and Felix Road Adventure Playground building on both our strengths to give children and their parents a voice in their community, increase their capacity for action, provide the skills and inspiration to create change and create...
Tuesday, January 2, 2018 to Thursday, May 31, 2018
In 2018 we were commissioned by the public engagement team of the University of Bristol to conduct some research in Lawrence Hill and Easton to identify the important shops and services in the area which could be complemented by the new development.
We carried out interviews with residents and...
Understanding wellbeing through community research in Easton and Lawrence Hill
Up Our Street carried out an extensive community research project from August 2016 to February 2017. Our research team collected responses from nearly 600 local people to understand what wellbeing means to people’s...
Up Our Street is the community magazine from Easton and Lawrence Hill Neighbourhood Management. It is delivered four times a year to the doors of 13,500 homes in Easton and Lawrence Hill and features stories, important information and events in the area. You can also read current and past editions...
Every year Up Our Street holds our Thank You Awards dinner and awards ceremony to celebrate the local people and businesses who go above and beyond to make Easton and Lawrence Hill a great place to live, work and visit.
Project Date: Friday, August 17, 2018
This summer we worked with local designer Lisa Cole and community activist Khalil Abdi on handing out lovely awards to homes and businesses around Stapleton Road and Easton who have done their bit to make our neighbourhood cleaner and greener.
We would like to do this every year so if you want to...
Since 2013 we have been working with residents and providing support in and around Stapleton Road, in particular:
A business pledge on improving rubbish disposal and the street scene as part of Tidy BS5 campaign
A High Street Health Check
Campaigning for accessibility improvements to...
At the end of the Neighbourhood Partnerships, we were asked by our local councillors if we could support them to hold community space meetings. These meetings help councillors make decisons, are a place to hear important news affecting our area and how local residents can be involved in decision...