Bristolize


Bristolize is the section for posts about Bristol and making it better.

Politicians need to own their choices for our street space 1

The transport and streetscape proposals coming from Bristol’s councils and councillors reveal their priorities and choices. So why are they so reluctant to take ownership of them? Bristol is once again making the news for the poor quality of the cycling and walking infrastructure that it’s building and proposing. First […]


Buses on the Fishponds Road pass a city council "Clean Air For Bristol" poster asking motorists to switch off their engines when stationary.

Fishponds Road Revival

At the end of March last year I needed a new chain and cassette, so one morning I took my bicycle to Bools at the opposite end of Fishponds Road to us. It was a week or two into first lockdown, when all our (social) media, conversations and heads were […]