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March 14, 2020

(19071) A resident in Cowper Road has again complained to UoB about noise from a student house that frequently produces loud music, keeping her two children awake.

The resident said: "They play loud music constantly all night and it’s keeping my 9 & 2 year old children u...

March 13, 2020

(19070) A resident texted Operation Beech, the police patrol funded by UoB, after hearing loud music and voices, accompanied by "flashing disco lights", at a student house near the western end of Waverley Road on Friday, February 28, 2020.

"Fearing the worst, I text...

February 28, 2020


An attempt to gain retrospective planning approval for an illegal HMO in Cotham Vale has been rejected by Bristol City Council after drawing a long list of  public objections. Had it been approved, five houses in a run of six properties would have been HMOs, addi...

February 28, 2020

A bid to gain planning approval for a new HMO in Cotham Vale has been rejected by the city council, to the relief of the many residents who objected.

The property has been operating illegally as a House in Multiple Occupation since last summer, resulting in a council enf...

February 28, 2020

(19069) Operation Beech, the police patrol paid for by UoB, was called to Eaton Crescent by a resident who was disturbed by a student party on the night of Wednesday, February 26, 2020.

The resident wrote to the letting agents, saying: "There was a noisy party at No [xx]...

February 28, 2020

(19068) A letting agency says it has sent "a strong email" to tenants at a flat in Eaton Crescent after a resident reported being woken by loud music in the early hours of Wednesday, February 26, 2020.

The resident says: "I was woken multiple times before the music got s...

February 28, 2020

(19067) A resident complains of being disturbed by a party at a student flat in Arlington Villas on the night of Tuesday, February 25, 2020 and the early hours of Wednesday.

"The Top Floor Flat of No [xx] Arlington Villas held a party on 25/26th Feb. The noise was manage...

February 23, 2020

(19066) Various residents have reported noise disturbance in the street on Lansdown Road on the night of February 19, 2020.

One person says she texted Operation Beech, the police patrol funded by UoB, but gives no further details other than to say "[The police] response...

February 23, 2020

(19065) A resident has complained to UoB about a late-night party at a house in Aberdeen Road in the early hours of Sunday, February 16, 2020.

The resident says: "I was wakened at 2:30am on Sunday by loud music. ... I could see that the basement doors were wide open and...

February 14, 2020


A public meeting on draft new planning rules for HMOs will be held at Redland Library, Whiteladies Road, this coming Monday, February 17, at 7pm. The meeting is hosted by Councillors Anthony Negus and Clive Stevens. Bristol City Council has opened a public consul...

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