Consultations

The documents below are FoSBR’s responses to recent consultations.

ConsultationDateFoSBR response
WECA CommitteeMar 2023FoSBR Statement to WECA Committee
Bristol Temple Quarter Development Framework ConsultationMar 2023FoSBR response to Bristol Temple Quarter Development Framework Consultation: Bristol Temple Meads, City Gateway and Friary North
WECA CommitteeJan 2023FoSBR Statement to WECA Committee
FoSBR Questions to WECA Committee
WECA Joint CommitteeJan 2023FoSBR Statement to WECA Joint Committee
FoSBR Questions to WECA Joint Committee
Charfield planning applicationNov 2022FoSBR comment on Charfield planning application
Longmoor Village planning applications Bristol City Council 21/03166/P
North Somerset Council 21/P/1679/OUT
Oct 2022Impact on alternative access to Ashton Vale trading estate, and impact on re-opening of Ashton Gate station
FoSBR objection
Portishead Railway Group objection
Network Rail objection
North Somerset Council Highways & Transport Comments
Bristol Parkway Station and Surrounds MasterplanAug 2022FoSBR Response to Bristol Parkway Station and Surrounds Masterplan
North Somerset Travel Plans:
Supplementary Planning
Document (SPD)
1st August 2022FoSBR North Som SPD Questionnaire Answers
WECA Extraordinary Meeting
on Portishead funding
29th July 2022FoSBR Statement to WECA Committee
WECA Committee1st July 2022FoSBR Statement to WECA Committee (Portishead Branch Line – MetroWest Phase 1)
WECA Extraordinary Meeting
on Transport Levy
26th May 2022FoSBR Statement to WECA Committee on Transport Levy
GWR application for Access for All funding for improvements at Lawrence Hill, Parson Street, Stapleton Road8th April 2022FoSBR Letter of Support
TravelWest No2 Bus Consultation27th Jan 2022FoSBR Response to No2 Bus Consultation
WECA Joint Committee17th Dec 2021FoSBR Statement to WECA Joint Committee
FOSBR Questions to WECA Joint Committee
WECA Committee3rd Dec 2021FoSBR Statement to WECA Committee
Portishead Branch Line – MetroWest Phase 1 Development Consent OrderNov 2021Response to Secretary of State’s request for comments, 24 th November 2021
WECA Bus Service Improvement Plan ConsultationAug 2021FoSBR Response to WECA BSIP Consultation
WECA Joint CommitteeJun 2021FoSBR Statement to WECA Joint Committee
A4174 Junction Improvement Scheme consultationJun 2021FoSBR response to A4174 Junction Improvement Scheme
Bristol City Council Growth & Regeneration Scrutiny CommitteeMar 2021FoSBR Statement to BCC Scrutiny
Bedminster Green River Restoration and Transport ConsultationMar 2021Bedminster Green consultation
South Gloucestershire Local PlanFeb 2021FoSBR Response to South Glos Local Plan Consultation
WECA ScrutinyJan 2021FoSBR Statement to WECA Scrutiny
Bristol Bridge Experimental Traffic Regulation Order (ETRO)Jan 2021Bristol Bridge statement
Bristol City Council Growth & Regeneration CommitteeJan 2021FoSBR Statement on WECA Expansion to North Somerset
Union Connectivity ReviewDec 2020FoSBR Response to Call for Evidence
WECA ScrutinyDec 2020FoSBR Statement to WECA Scrutiny
WECA CommitteeDec 2020FoSBR Statement to WECA Joint Committee
FoSBR Questions to WECA Committee
WECA ScrutinyOct 2020FoSBR Statement to WECA Scrutiny
FoSBR Questions to WECA Scrutiny
WECA CommitteeJun 2020FoSBR Statement to WECA Committee
WECA Bus Strategy ConsultationMar 2020FoSBR Response to West of England Bus Strategy
WECA Committee and West of England Joint CommitteeJan 2020Statement to WECA Committee and West of England Joint Committee
Western Gateway STB Rail StrategyDec 2019FoSBR Response to Western Gateway Rail Strategy Stakeholder Consultation
MetroWest Phase 1 and 2, Infrastructure, Clean Air PlanJul 2019Statement to South Gloucestershire Council Cabinet
Williams ReviewMay 2019Submission to the Williams Review
West of England Combined Authority (WECA) Joint Local Transport Plan 4 (JLTP4)Mar 2019Response to West of England Draft Joint Local Transport Plan 4 (JLTP4) consultation
Bristol Transport StrategyNov 2018Response to Bristol Transport Strategy
West of England Combined Authority (WECA) Joint Transport StrategyDec 2016Response to the West of England Transport Study on behalf of Friends of Suburban Bristol Railways (FoSBR)
MetroWest Phase 1 and 2: 2015 New Year ChallengeJan 2015Statement to Bristol City Council
West of England Partnership Strategic Leader’s BoardJan 2015Questions to West of England Partnership Strategic Leader’s Board
MetroWest 1 and 2Sep 2014Statement to West of England Partnership (WEP) Joint Transport Board
MetroWest Phase 1Sep 2014Statement on WEP Preliminary Business Case for MetroWest Phase 1
Great Western Franchise ConsultationJun 2014Response to Great Western Franchise Consultation