Update on Zone N funding

Bristol City Council previously sold an area of Green space (Salcombe Road, Knowle) and the proceeds were to be spent on green areas in Knowle and Windmill Hill. TRESA applied for some funds to improve Zone N/Bushy Park (as it is a “green space” that needed some TLC).  We were[…]

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Zone N Work Party – May

On Sunday 21st May, we held another work party to build on previous efforts and improve the area. 10 people came along to get digging. Attention was focused on the embankment along the path as weeds were starting to take over since the previous effort.  We also continued to push back the[…]

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Birch saplings planted

Following the success of the work party and awareness of our aims, TRESA were dontated some silver birch saplings.  Four of these have now been planted in the SW corner of the site closest to Winton Street. Ideally we would have cleared away the bark chippings and regrassed this area prior to[…]

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Zone N Work party

On Saturday 25th March, TRESA held a work party on Zone N to tackle the bushes and start tackling some of our planned aims.  We had a great turnout of over 15 people and glorious summer weather shining down on us.We bought out the scrapstore items for the children to play with[…]

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Verge cut back

Another step on the plan has been completed with a cut back of the old bushes along the path through Zone N.  This prevents the bushes from growing over the path so makes the area feel more open and safer.  The next step is to dig over this strip and plant perennials,[…]

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Grit bin relocated

As part of the overall plan to improve Zone N we wanted to relocate the grit bin that was dumped in an awkward location on Zone N.  TRESA contacted the council to request the bin was moved to the pavement outside the Gym (using the space vacated when a street[…]

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