- Feb 7
Noise Report: January 2023
After an eventful October, noise complaints tailed off to set up a quiet(ish) end to the year that has so far continued into 2023. xxxx...
- May 30, 2020
Complaints rise as lockdown lull fades ... UoB students defy warning ... community liaison
SUMMARY Noise complaints are rising again after a two-month hiatus. An emergency-services worker says he and his key-worker partner are...
- Feb 28, 2020
Cotham Vale HMO bid is rejected ... UoB and community liaison ... Roslyn noise 'ruins lives'
SUMMARY An attempt to gain retrospective planning approval for an illegal HMO in Cotham Vale has been rejected by Bristol City Council...
- Feb 14, 2020
Feb 17 public meeting on HMOs ... UoB and community liaison ... Roslyn noise 'ruins lives'
SUMMARY A public meeting on draft new planning rules for HMOs will be held at Redland Library, Whiteladies Road, this coming Monday,...
- Feb 1, 2020
UoB should rethink community liaison decision ... new rules to limit spread of HMOs
SUMMARY I have written to the University of Bristol urging a rethink of its decision to disband the Community Liaison Group. In a letter...
- Jan 15, 2020
Noise numbers show quieter trend ... bid for new HMO rules ... UoB disbands liaison forum
SUMMARY The good news as we enter 2020 is that noise incidents are down so far this academic year, according to records kept by The Noise...
- Nov 13, 2019
Police patrols ... Leeds bid to curb street parties ... UoB expansion
SUMMARY ► Operation Beech, the police anti-noise patrol funded by the University of Bristol, is now taking a scheduled break until...
- Sep 25, 2019
Operation Beech ... noise data ... staff changes ... missed target
SUMMARY ► Operation Beech's university-funded police patrols aimed at quelling student noise are expected to return imminently. We await...
- Sep 19, 2019
Police patrols ... staff changes, complaints ... missed messages
SUMMARY ► Operation Beech, comprising university-funded police patrols aimed at quelling student noise, is expected to return in time...
- Dec 10, 2018
'In the last four years, the noise problem has become impossible'
The toll that night-time student noise is taking on residents is captured vividly in this account from a resident. It's a story echoed in...