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A free one-day event exploring examples from around the UK and beyond, future opportunities in Bristol and hands on workshops.
Date: Saturday 6th April 2013
9.45am — 3pm
Venue:Windmill Hill City Farm
Bristol BS3 4EA
10:00 Welcome and introduction
Keith Cowling, Chair of Bristol CLT
10:10 The future for self build and community led housing in Bristol
George Ferguson, Mayor of Bristol
10:30 Community led housing: Examples from around the UK and Ireland
11:00 Morning Workshop:
Option 1: BS3 Campus – Training Room
Option 2: Session A: Group build a space – Craft Room
12:30 Lunch provided (with screenings of Grand Designs: Hedgehog and the Culture Show)
13:30 Self Build: Opportunities, Barriers and Skills
Tim Doherty, National Self Build Association
14:00 Afternoon Workshop:
Option 1: Bristol CLT – Training Room
Option 2: Session B: Group assemble a space – Craft Room
followed by the Bristol Community Land Trust Annual General Meeting where Bristol CLT members elect the
Board and receive the annual report.
15:00pm — 16:00pm
Non members welcome to attend as observers.
When & Where
Bristol Community Land Trust
Bristol Community Land Trust seeks to open up opportunities for acquiring and developing land for its members and strives to promote the cause of self-organised housing across the Bristol city region.
It also aims to nurture and support locally focussed community land trusts whilst leading by example by developing environmentally sustainable, affordable housing and community based amenities.