Campaign News

Below are progress reports and the latest news from the campaign.

Delayed Station Study to Happen in 2017

June 2017 - We have been in recent contact with Bristol City Council who confirm that their new rail improvement ...
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Council Confirm Scope of New Station Study

November 2016 - Bristol City Council have issued a statement confirming their new study into the feasibility of various rail ...
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Council Support Call for New Station

January 2016 – On 19th January, the full Bristol City Council debated our petition calling for a new station at ...
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New Station Study to Commence in October

October 2016 - In February, Mayor George Ferguson and his cabinet (supported by all political parties on the Council) allocated ...
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Mayor Commits to a New Station Business Case

February 2016 – The Friends of Ashton Gate Station recently met with George Ferguson, the Mayor of Bristol. Mr Ferguson ...
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Petition Delivered to the Mayor of Bristol

December 2015 – The Friends of Ashton Gate are delighted to have delivered a petition of over 5,800 signatures to ...
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4,000 Sign Station Petition

Oct 2015 - Over 4,000 people have added their signature to our petition calling on the Mayor and City Council of ...
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Local Businesses Support Us

Apr 2015 - A number of prominent local organistions and businesses have already pledged their support for the new station ...
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Council Agrees With Consultants

Feb 2015 - Bristol City Council has issued a statement following the publication of its High-Level Assessment report of a new ...
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Consultants Say Not Enough Passengers

Jan 2015 - A report for Bristol City Council by consultants CM2Hill concludes that only 213 passenger trips would be ...
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