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2019

  • Motion: Delivering the phasing out of pesticide/weed-killers in Bristol January 16, 2019Motion submitted to Bristol City Council by: Cllr Antony Negus, Liberal Democrats, Cotham WardCouncil notes:• there is an increasing body of evidence concerning the dangers of unrestricted use of …
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  • As sent to all councillors before petition debate January 16, 2019What’s the problem with pesticides?Glyphosate (marketed as RoundUp and other brands) is the world’s best-selling weed killer, whose use in densely populated areas is being challenged after the World Health …
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  • January 16, 2019I’m delighted to be here today to present our petition for a city-wide ban on the use of glyphosate weed killers like RoundUp, and discuss how we can action the Mayor’s manifesto commitment to stop using harmful pesticides.I’m …
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  • As submitted to Council debate on glyphosate January 16, 2019January 2019. I am Karen Sillence, I lead the community gardening project Green High Kingsdown.In 2016 we asked the council to stop spraying glyphosate on our lanes; we wanted High Kingsdown …
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  • As submitted to Council debate on glyphosate January 16, 201915th January. This statement is submitted on behalf of Heather Moore from Bee the Change, a member of the Pesticide Safe Bristol Alliance (PSBA).Heather’s Statement:In June 2016, a non-council member was …
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