Local News

Letter from Charles Lucas

Following the recent local elections in which Clifton voted for two new Councillors, I wanted to write to thank you for your support and to apologise for not having won this time.  

Chris Morton selected for Clifton ward

Councillor for Clifton, Charles Lucas, has welcomed the selection of Chris Morton as the Conservative candidate for the second Clifton ward seat at the upcoming local elections in May.

Charles Lucas meets George Osborne

Chancellor George Osborne visited Bristol on Wednesday, to wish Conservative councillor for Clifton Charles Lucas luck in his campaign to become Bristol Mayor.

Charles Lucas reports - Repairing Clifton

Repairing Clifton after years of neglect! It has taken me some time to establish how to get things done, but since being elected I have fought to have a number of repairs made within Clifton

Clifton WH Smith saga continues

One disappointing report is the redevelopment of the former WH Smith site on Clifton Down Road and bordered by Kings Road and Boyce’s Avenue.

Safety on the Suspension Bridge and Avon Gorge

Following a number of high profile and tragic deaths from the Suspension Bridge and the Downs the issue of safety and boundary fences is at the forefront of our minds currently.

Clifton RPZ Update

It is with great relief we have finally now been able to introduce the Residents Parking Zone to Clifton Village or ‘CV’ as the zone is known. This follows on from the successful launch of the CH, ‘Clifton Wood and Hotwells’ zone in May 2014. 

Clifton Boundary Update

The Boundary Commission has made is final recommendations for the boundary review in Bristol and subject to Parliamentary approval we will be subject to some small changes.

Shaun the Sheep comes to Clifton

Clifton has welcomed numerous Shaun the Sheep sculptures and they are here for the summer - please keep an eye out for them on your travels around Clifton and follow the ‘Brunel Trail’.