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Bristols Green Resistance: Details & how to get involved!

bannerInformation for anyone looking to attend, support, or learn more about the protest site protecting wildlife & agricultural land against the council’s Metrobus project. For background information and updates see our previous blog post.

We’d encourage everyone who wants to help protect Bristol’s green spaces, take a stand against the ridiculous expense of the metro bus scheme, or who is just curious about a protest site to come and visit or stay. The protesters are friendly and the site is open to families – there are quite a few kids running around.

Helping from afar
Spread the word – talk to your friends, and share this page. Check for updates on our blog,  the Bristol AFed Twitter, blue finger alliance twitter, and the blog posts from rising up.
Put the pressure on – you can sign the petition, or contact the council or your local councilor directly.
Donations – See below for useful items to send our way, you can also donate funds directly to the blue finger alliance via paypal.

Getting To The Site

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Come to the entrance gate (see map) which should be Continue reading

Guide to Bristol Mayoral Candidates from FBWL

Confused about whos who in the Bristol Mayoral elections? Baffled by the councils leafleat?  Struggling to care anyway?
Then like us you could benefit from watching From Bristol With Love’s (unofficial comedy partners to the race for Bristol mayor) handy video;


Also seems like another good oppurtunity to remind you all that Liberal Democrat candidate Jon Rogers is one of the winners of the prestigous ‘Wanker of the month‘ award, courtesy of Bristol AFed.