Rose Boswell gives her account of this recent walk organised by 'Sustainable Bishopston':



 Would you like to discover how the Gloucester Road used to look?

A new Bristol City Council interactive website has been designed to allow people to discover about their local Bristol neighbourhoods using historic maps and images.

One of our members, Dennis Wright, has collaborated with John Hyde in writing a book entitled 'Bishopston: the Early Years' (price £12.00).  It is published by the Bishopston, Horfield and Ashley Down Local History Society. Available from .

The origins of Bishopston - the council district and associated parish, lie in the much earlier established parish of Horfield.