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Pioneering alternative housing models

When we talk about solving the housing crisis we tend to talk about supply and demand, about affordability and about providing homes for people. We seldom talk about people being in control of providing their own home. 700 more words


Gig of the week - Bobo Stenson and Martin Speake

A late note about a gig that anyone interested in international jazz collaborations of the highest standard should try and get along to. British altoist… 221 more words


Tackling Homelessness - let's not reinvent the wheel

It’s difficult to stand back and watch what is happening with housing policy in England at the moment. The transition of the Housing Bill through the legislative process has been complicated, combative and confusing, with endless amendments and changes made along the way. 883 more words


Bristol jazz this week, April 18-24

Tony Benjamin‘s weekly jazz roundup for Bristol 247 is over here. He urges consideration of Preston Glasgow Lowe‘s date at Future Inns… 145 more words


Shooting the shed

Having a play on a sunny Sunday, rolling around on the floor in the shed space I was thinking of changing shapes, shifting forms and transformation. 334 more words


Jazz week, March 26

As explained last week, jazz diary here is now taking the form of a link, in celebration of the fact the Tony Benjamin‘s regular preview is now back on Bristol247’s site. 146 more words


Halfway point in an amazing journey

Well that’s me, I have just reached halfway in my PhD journey. I’ve been doing this for 18 months now, which sometimes seems like forever and at other times seems like I only just got started. 921 more words