Schedule of meetings open to the public

Schedule of meetings open to the public

Please see the calendar of meetings and events, for your information.

Full Council

The Parish Council’s monthly Council Meetings are held at 7pm in Downend Baptist Church, Salisbury Road, Downend, Bristol. The next meeting will take place on Thursday 20 April 2017.

Finance & General Purposes Committee

The next meeting will take place on Thursday 6 April 2017, 9.30am, at the Parish Office, Downend Library, Buckingham Gardens, Downend, Bristol BS16 5TW.

Planning Committee

The Planning Committee meets every fortnight, normally on a Tuesday evening.  The next meeting will be held on Tuesday 4 April 2017 in the Grace Room at Lincombe Barn, Overndale Road, Downend, Bristol commencing at 7pm.

For details of comments that the Parish Council has made to any planning applications received, please contact the Parish Clerk, tel. 0117 9567001 or email

Applications to be discussed at the next meeting are detailed below:-

PK17/1004/F – 9 Sutherland Avenue, Downend, Bristol BS16 6QJ – Demolition of existing double garage and erection of 1 no. attached dwelling with access and associated works.

PK17/1161/F – 12 Wedgewood Road,  Downend, Bristol BS16 6LT – Demolition of existing garage. Erection of a two storey front and side extension and a single storey rear extension to form additional living accommodation. Erection of a single storey side extension to form store. Installation of 2 no. front, 2 no. rear and 1 no. side roof lights to facilitate loft conversion.

PK17/0409/F – 178 Badminton Road, Downend, Bristol BS16 6NG – Erection of single storey rear extension and alteration to roofline to form loft conversion and additional living accommodation. REVISED PROPOSALS – Plan now available on website, see plan no. 178BR/160117/04 REV 2 dated 31 January 2017 proposed floor plan which was not made public when originally submitted.

Community Engagement Forum (previously Safer Stronger Community Group)

Click here to find out more about this local group and dates of future meetings.