Kings Weston House hosted a lively event on Wednesday 12th November, discussing employment challenges across Portbury, Avonmouth and Severnside … principally being able to get people to work across the area, improve the availability of employees with the right skills and attitudes to work and the employment chances for local residents! Organised by SevernNet and

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The Community consultation has now started for the new Avonmouth woodland designed in partnership with the Woodland Trust on the site adjacent to Seabank Power Station. The aim is to ‘Create a new woodland of 4.71 hectares in size comprising of native species for the benefit of people, wildlife and landscape’. The community woodland will

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SevernNet Working is the project that’s been developed by a number of partner organisations across the area. We’ll be submitting our bid to the Big Lottery managed Coastal Communities Fund on October 14th. SevernNet Working is the result of several years developing co-operation between businesses across the area with SevernNet and other members of the SevernNet

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Bristol City Council and partners wish to improve access to employment sites across Avonmouth and Severnside. Research carried out by the University of West England, SevernNet and others has consistently highlighted poor access as a barrier for nearby residents to access employment, and businesses to access labour markets. BCC propose building a high quality walking

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The New Bridge – the newsletter for Avonmouth residents and businesses is now available to download here. This is in two parts – NO35CHRISTMAS2013 and NO35Supplement Please also find, to download, a letter from the editors seeking support from local businesses to help ensure the sustainability of the publication … and to strengthen links with local businesses (letter

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The Avonmouth Beat Team latest industrial newsletter is available to download from here. We’d also like to offer our congratulations for their success at the Avonmouth and Somerset Neighbourhood Policing Awards … where they won the Best of the Beat award for the force.

The Bristol Post has today (30th October) published an Avonmouth and Severnside special business supplement including features on The Bristol Port Company, Avonmouth Severnside Enterprise Area, SevernNet, GENeco; and a number of other case studies from SevernNet champions and other businesses across the area including Nisbets, Children’s Scrapstore, Sita UK, Dantek Environmental Services. You can find

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