Newsletters

The CHIS newsletter contains a report from the Chairman, topics of current and historical interest, and a planning report. It is published quarterly and is posted to members directly. Below we publish the Chairman’s letter from recent newsletters.


CHIS Newsletter June 2021

FROM THE CHAIRMAN. MORE MEDIOCRITY The Zoo’s Western Car Park Development Plan or How to continue to turn “the handsomest suburb in Europe“ into The Most Nondescript.…



CHIS Newsletter March 2021

FROM THE CHAIRMAN. Great was the delight expressed by many residents when the induced green slum of the former WHS and Clifton on Ice site was demolished a few weeks ago, to…



 



Forty Years of CHIS, 1968–2008

Origins and Foundation Imagine you are looking across the river to Leigh Woods and seeing row upon row of mid-Victorian villas. Such a scheme very nearly succeeded but was…