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See It and Believe It - Bristol

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Visit Bristol’s first Community Land Trust and experience what it’s really like to be involved in community-led housing! Learn what works and what doesn’t when it comes to Britain’s fastest growing housing movement

325 Fishponds Road was completed in 2015. There are 12 homes on the site, consisting of both shared ownership and affordable rent properties, which were completed using a self-finish model. This day will provide the opportunity to visit the site itself and hear from some of the team and experts involved in a getting a project such as this off the ground.



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10:30 Welcome from the host, Bristol CLT, and tour of 325 Fishponds Road development
Led by Keith Cowling, Chair, Bristol CLT

11:15 Walk over to St Werburgh’s Community Centre

11:45 Welcome from the National CLT Network and reflections on the visit to the site
Led by Tom Chance, National CLT Network with Keith Cowling, Bristol CLT

12:30 Lunch break and networking

13:15 Funding – learning from funding Bristol CLT
Matt Dodd – Senior Specialist Rural and Communities,HCA National Communities Team (invited)
Mark Ogden – Relationships Manager, Food, Farming and Trade, Triodos Bank
Keith Cowling – Bristol CLT

14:00 Self-finish – How to do it!
Jackson Moulding – Director, Ecomotive and Board of Bristol CLT

14:45 Refreshments

15:15 Working with Bristol City Council and the emerging community housing hub for Bristol
Jackson Moulding – Director, Ecomotive and Board of Bristol CLT

16:00 Closing reflections and questions

16:30 Finish


A limited number of travel bursaries (up to £40) are available to members of the National CLT Network – To apply please contact Polly on polly@communitylandtrusts.org.uk

Places to this event are limited. Please book early to avoid disappointment!


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