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Early engagement to gather ideas will run over autumn and winter 2021. This will be followed by formal consultation on the vision commencing in 2022. Details for this programme will be updated as event dates are confirmed.


Past events

September to November 2021

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Harbour Hopes Exhibition

20th November – 17th December, 10am – 4pm
Create Centre, B Bond, Smeaton Rd, Bristol BS1 6XN

Open to all

This exhibition is designed to build a ‘place-shaping vision’ and steer the future plans for Western Harbour
  • Share your hopes for what the western end of Bristol’s Floating Harbour could be.
  • Reflect on the emerging themes from engagement so far, and whether they capture the area’s spirit.
  • Consider how these themes could be used to guide the positive changes we want to see and help us build a set of principles or ‘place principles’ for the future.
The exhibition will be staffed by BCC officers on 23rd November 10am – 7pm , 25th November 10am – 4pm, 29th November 10am – 4pm, 2nd December 10am – 7pm, and the 9th December 10am - 3pm.

Early engagement concludes

Winter 2021

Analysis of engagement and writing of Place Vision document.

Masterplan development


Formal community consultation on masterplan commences


Scheme development


Formal community consultation on proposed scheme commences


Work commences on the ground with a 6 year delivery timeframe