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Bath Clean Air Plan – Bath Breathes 2021 Pre Meeting Roadshow 4.30-5.45pm

5 mins


Agree Minutes of the previous meeting 27.03.18 pdf icon PDF 148 KB

10 mins


Items Arising from previous meetings pdf icon PDF 238 KB

Virginia Williamson requested that time be given for a discussion on ‘How Consultation is carried out by B&NES Council’. It was agreed that this item will be included at the Bath City Forum Meeting on 17 July 2018. The outline for request to the agenda group is included with this agenda.


10 mins


Fire and Rescue Update

20 mins


Police Update pdf icon PDF 91 KB

The latest crime and disorder data for B&NES has been included with this agenda to allow forum members the opportunity to prepare the questions in advance of the meeting.


40 mins


Bath Clean Air Plan – Bath Breathes 2021 pdf icon PDF 326 KB

Cathryn Brown - Licensing and Environmental Protection (B&NES)

A presentation on the Bath Clean Air Plan – Bath Breathes 2021


Gillian Risbridger – Bath Living Streets (Project Update)

Clean air champions are urging drivers to stop idling, switch off their polluting engines and help Bath’s air quality as part of a new campaign


Robin Kerr – FOBRA

An update on the air quality discussions, which have taken place at meetings arranged by MP for Bath, Wera Hobhouse



Additional documents:

20 mins


Fit for Life


The Fit for Life strategy has been in place since June 2014 and runs until 2019. The B&NES active lifestyle team are attending the forum to ask members to share good ideas that exist locally, where these are working well these could then be replicated them in other places.


The active lifestyle team wishes to pull together local ideas and understand any barriers that are preventing participation.


20 mins


Student Community Partnership

The Student Community Partnership (or SCP) is a bridge between the University of Bath and its Students’ Union, Bath Spa University and its Students’ Union and Bath and North East Somerset Council. It supports student residents and permanent residents in coming together and living in the community of Bath.


The SCP campaigns for neighbourly relations, safety, sustainability and other aspects of community awareness. The partnership helps all residents to work together to benefit the community and ensures all residents have an active voice. The SCP also offers support when issues arise as we all live life together. The SCP is here for the community of Bath as we all have a share of our city.


Kalyn Mallard, SCP Community Liaison Co-ordinator and Ben Palmer, University, Bath Student Union are attending the forum to provide an overview and take questions about the work that the SCP are undertaking in Bath.  


5 mins


CIL Update

Since the last forum meeting on 27 March 2018 the CIL working group has met to agree on revised application documents and the grant agreement documents. These are to be updated on the Council website.


No further funding applications were ready for recommendation at the time of this meeting. 

5 mins


AOB pdf icon PDF 342 KB