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 (Annual Meeting) will take place on Thursday 18 May 2017.

Finance & General Purposes Committee

The next meeting will take place on Thursday 11 May 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 2 May 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:-

PK17/1591/PNH – 23 Hill House Road, Mangotsfield, Bristol BS16 5RS – The erection of a single storey rear extension, which would extend beyond the rear wall of the original house by 5.5m, for which the maximum height would be 3.050m, and for which the height of the eaves would be 2.150m.

PK17/1492/O – 20 Cleeve Lawns, Downend, Bristol BS16 6HJ – Erection of 2 no. detached dwellings (outline) with all matters reserved.

Community Engagement Forum (previously Safer Stronger Community Group)

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