A group of Bristol CLT members recently visited Springhill Cohousing in Stroud to learn more about cohousing and self organised development. Members were given a tour of the site which included an opportunity to look inside two contrasting homes followed … Continue reading
Bristol CLT are gathering information about the type of skills members have and to what level. This will give us an idea of the type of skills we may be able to call on members to contribute to help reduce costs … Continue reading
Thanks to everyone that made it along to the Cohousing and Mutual Home Ownership event last night but particularly to the speakers, Neil Elliot from the Cohousing Forum, Bristol CLT Board member Steve Bendle and our guest from the Threshold … Continue reading
The ‘Learning from LILAC’ workshop took place yesterday in Leeds and by the sound of it was both informative and inspirational. LILAC stands for Low Impact Living Affordable Community. It is a member-led co-operative housing society, building the UK’s first … Continue reading
Learn about alternative approaches to housing and home ownership Wednesday, 16th May 2012 at 6:30pm – 8pm Location: Downstairs at Café Kino, 108 Stokes Croft Bristol, Avon BS1 3RU The Cohousing Forum and Bristol Community Land Trust invite you to an event … Continue reading
The government has recently announced support for self build and put together a useful website to guide self builders through the process and provide useful information and tips for communities to work together to develop their own homes.
For interested Bristol CLT members , LILAC (Low Impact Living Affordable Community) in Leeds are running a free workhop (£10 contribution to lunch costs) on Thursday 10th May from 10am – 5pm. Further details can be found be here: http://www.lilac.coop/component/content/article/1/248-qlearning-from-lilacq-workshop-thurs-10-may.html