Bristol and Bedminster bid to become Portas Towns

Mary Portas and the Local Government Minister, Grant Shapps, have launched a competition to choose 12 towns to become “Portas Pilots”, with the winners benefiting from a share of £1million to help turn around their “unloved and unused” high streets. The cash incentive is offered to those towns that come up with the best High Street blueprints in a move that fulfils the first and last recommendations of Mary Portas’ High Streets Review, commissioned by the Prime Minister and published Read more [...]

Tovey’s Seafood

Get to know your local fishmonger in Easton – the third generation Tovey’s seafood on Stapleton Road Tovey’s Seafood Ltd, 198-200 Stapleton Road, Bristol BS5 0NY tel: 0117 951 0987 Tovey’s Seafood is a third generation family business started in 1935 by William Tovey on Easton Road in Bristol, before moving to its current site on Stapleton Road in 1962. From here the business has grown and changed in the products that are sold, with more exotic fish brought in from Read more [...]