To: Mayor's consultation on the Budget 2013/2014
This is what I have put in to the consultation:
I attended the Mayor's consultation meeting on 28 November but I didn't feel that the Bear
Pit atmosphere was conducive to making a reasoned comment and getting a simple answer.
It seemed very much that those who shouted the loudest were the ones who got heard.
It is a…Continue
I am going to ask a question generally about Public toilets under threat especially in our parks - yours are not on the list for 'culling' and also not marked on the A-Z - so I am not clear if the council manages them or not. So I am asking the Mayor for some clarity, and if he can reassure you that they are safe at present.
If anyone from FOSAP is there I will try and meet up with you.I will be wearing an IFB badge (Independents for…Continue
Local activist Stella Perrett has submitted a question to Bristol City Council following plans to close 22 public loos as part of its austerity programme. She has asked for clarity on the likely impact on the loos in the park.I will let you know the reply as soon as received.
It is important that the recently refurbished toilets stay open, especially in view of the number of people who use the park in the summer.
Watch this space!
Added by Des Bowring on November 20, 2013 at 16:30 — No Comments
Another very quiet bird walk this morning. Perhaps the mild weather means that many birds are not using the park's food resources. There was also lots of leaves still on the trees which made spotting birds more difficult. The full list is as follows:
Blackbird - 3 or 4 seen
Carrion Crow - a few
Robin - 1 or 2 seen and heard
Goldfinch - just 1 or 2 birds noted
Added by Des Bowring on November 17, 2013 at 17:00 — No Comments