Bristol: Enforcement Action Starts At Allotments

A fourth day of operations is underway at Stapleton Allotments in Bristol to remove remaining protestors from the site.

Allotment protest

They have been at the site for weeks to try and stop than land being cleared to make way for a new metro bus route. 

The council say there are around five people left and they hope to clear the site today. 

Peter Mann, Service Director for Transport at Bristol City Council said: 'Given the scale and complexity of this operation things have gone very well indeed. The specialist teams have worked with great care to make sure people have been brought to the ground safely and respectfully. 

''Our hope is that we might be able to complete the process today, but as always we will be putting people’s safety and wellbeing ahead of speed.''

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:

Go

On TV: Heart Xmas Is Here!

3am - 10am

Watch heart TV

  • Spice Girls 2 Become 1

    Now

    iTunes

  • Mel And Kim Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree

    03:05

    iTunes

  • Pretenders 2000 Miles

    03:01

    iTunes

  • Lady Antebellum A Holly Jolly Christmas

    03:00

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter