Get Your Voice Heard

Are you a mum in Bristol?

A member of BWV, based in Bristol, has an online survey looking at the effect of a mother’s empathy on a child’s emotional development.   She is looking for mothers who live...

Bristol Transport: We need your views

Transport in Bristol is frequently discussed in the media and by commuters.  Councillor Nicola Bowden Jones is seeking to influence transport policy across our city from the information gained in this...

Bristol’s Big Drink Debate – Your Voice Is Needed

Bristol’s Big Drink Debate – a city-wide survey examining the public’s attitudes to alcohol, runs until 30th January 2017. Throughout the winter months the council’s Public Health team will be asking questions...

Big Decisions, Tough Choices – How will Bristol City Council’s Corporate Strategy Impact Women?

Bristol City Council has predicted that it will face a funding gap of at least £92m by March 2022 if it tries to carry on running services the way they...

Get Your Voice Heard: Prioritising Victims of Domestic Abuse

Following a successful petition by a BWV member to Bristol City Council around the housing banding for victims of domestic abuse, Bristol City Council has now drafted a proposal that sets...

Thoughts on Bristol Big Sisters Conference, October 2016

Bristol Big Sisters conference took place on 16th October 2016. The event was organised not only to give a voice to Muslim women of all ages and backgrounds who live...

Care to Give Hair?

Has your hair gotten too long? Is it weighing you down? Then it’s time to have a haircut and donate to the Little Princess Trust (LPT). LPT provides real hair...

The 45th President of the United States: Trump

Yesterday at 8:25am it felt for many as though the sky had begun to fall, like the world as we know it, the world we believed, no, hoped it would...

Closing the Public Sector Pay Gap

Closing the Public Sector Pay Gap

The Government Equalities Office has been delivering the Government’s manifesto commitment to introduce mandatory gender pay gap reporting for large private and voluntary sector organisations and consulted on draft regulations...

Early Years Funding: Changes to funding for 3 and 4 year olds

Read their proposals and visit the survey site here.