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 21 September 2017.

Finance & General Purposes Committee

The next meeting will take place on Thursday 5 October 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 3 October 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:-

PK7/3948/CLP – 31 Woodside Road, Downend, Bristol BS16 2SR – Certificate of Lawfulness proposed to install rear dormer window and alter roof line to form loft conversion.

PK17/3659/RVC – 2 Peache Road, Downend, Bristol BS16 5RN – Variations of condition 8 attached to PK15/1930/F (added by non-material amendment PK17/0417/NMA) to substitute approved drawings with those received by the Council on 3 August 2017.

PK17/4068/PDR – 15 Sandown Close, Downend, Bristol BS16 6SJ – Erection of rear conservatory.

PK17/1476/F – Christ Church Parish Hall, 57 North Street, Downend, Bristol BS16 5SG – Erection of single storey south entrance porch with external steps, and erection of single storey extension to north elevation. Installation of bike racks with associated works – AMENDED PLANS.

Community Engagement Forum (formerly Safer Stronger Community Group)

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