Local contacts

Bristol City Council

Web site home page: https://www.bristol.gov.uk/

Main Switchboard 0117 922 2000 (to get through to a human rather than a series of irrelevant choices, you need to say the word "reception").

Street Sweeping 0117 922 2100

Recycling 0117 903 1221

Refuse Collection 0117 922 2100

Roads, Pavements & Drains 0117 922 2100

Anti-social Behaviour 0845 605 2222

Collection of Bulky Items 0117 922 2100 wait a short time then dial 2-2 (connects you to a human)

Reporting Abandoned Vehicles 0117 222 2100

Concessionary Fares 0117 922 3089

Local Councillors (Cotham Ward)

Guy Poultney Green Party Cllr.Guy.Poultney@bristol.gov.uk

Mohamed Makawi Green Party Cllr.Mohamed.Makawi@bristol.gov.uk

Local MP (Bristol West)

Thangham Debbonaire, Labour, (+ commons site)

University Community Liaison Officers:
University of Bristol

Steve Smith/Phaedra Karaoli

Community Liaison Officer/Community Liaison Coordinator

Email: community-living@bristol.ac.uk

University of Bristol

Community Liaison Office

The Hawthorns

Woodland Road

Bristol, BS8 1UQ

Students and the community | Accommodation | University of Bristol

Health and wellbeing | Current students | University of Bristol




Local Groups

Bishopston, Cotham and Redland Community Partnership

(they are the organisation the council goes to to discuss funding, and in the past have pulled together local organisations and active people)

Redland & Cotham Amenities Society website and Facebook page

Kingsdown Conservation Group

Highbury Residents Association (no web site, but active local organisation)

Kingsdown Sports Centre

Cotham Parish Church events

Friendly Neighbours' group, https://www.facebook.com/friendlyneighboursbristol/, 07949 674206 or friendlyneighbours@outlook.com
Based in Dove Street, a good local source of advice and support. Maybe just someone to chat with for a moment.


The Family Practice (Western College)

Community police


Adam Dolling Neighbourhood Team Inspector

Johnathon Scott Neighbourhood Police Team Sergeant

Morgan Davies Neighbourhood Constable

Mark Jackson Neighbourhood Constable

Other Data

Bristol city pinpoint map (amazing!)

Bristol Council links to statistics and census information

Bristol traffic data