Wessex remain exclusive to Bower Ashton
Significantly, however, the 12 will not use the "standard" route to Gloucester Road via Filton Avenue. It will use a new bus only link road and travel via Romney Avenue and Lockleaze and back up Muller Road to reach Gloucester Road.
First wins the battle of Gloucester Road?
But First Bus is also running from UWE to Bristol centre via the bus road and Lockleaze.
In 1908 the Rev. Harold Nelson Burden and Katharine his wife rented the Stoke Park estate, opening the Stoke Park Colony in April 1909. Its more formal name was "The National Institutions for Persons Requiring Care and Control." The colony was the first institution certified as a home for mentally retarded patients under the Mental Deficiency Act 1913, as a leading institution of its type.
The magnificently restored and be-flatted Dower House (distinctively seen from the M32) was part of the Estate ...