Metro Mayor opens Chew Valley Trail

More people will be able to take in the postcard-esque sights of Chew Valley Lake after a new walking and cycling trail was opened by Metro Mayor Dan Norris. The mayor cut the ribbon at the trail to mark its official opening. The 2.7km all-weather path on the northern section of the lake has beenContinue reading “Metro Mayor opens Chew Valley Trail”

A platinum experience from Frenchay Museum, says Metro Mayor

If you have a right royal collection of memorabilia then Frenchay Museum would love to hear from you. The museum is putting the finishing touches to a Jubilee exhibition extravaganza and are looking for loans of commemorative mementos and to see photos and hear stories about local Royal events to build up a unique socialContinue reading “A platinum experience from Frenchay Museum, says Metro Mayor”

Metro Mayor scales new heights

Metro Mayor Dan Norris reached for the skies as he stepped into the shoes of a Victorian sailor and discovered what it was really like to be a member of the SS Great Britain’s crew by climbing up the rigging of Bristol’s most famous ship. The Mayor officially re-launched the SS Great Britain’s rigging climbingContinue reading “Metro Mayor scales new heights”

Bee Bold Day: Metro Mayor launches Bee Bold Awards

An awards scheme to showcase the very best “bee buddies” in the West of England was launched by Metro Mayor Dan Norris at Bradley Stoke-based Natracare. From shops to schools, farms to factories, in offices and warehouses, all pollinator-loving organisations across the West of England are encouraged to take part in the regions “Bee BoldContinue reading “Bee Bold Day: Metro Mayor launches Bee Bold Awards”

Bee Bold Day: Metro Mayor buzzing over Bees-niss wildflower area

Metro Mayor Dan Norris made a bee-line to an Avonmouth-based recycling and renewable energy company to see a wildflower meadow celebrating its first birthday next week. The Metro Mayor toured Avonmouth’s GENeco when launching his Bee Bold Awards. The Mayor saw the site’s new blooming wildflower meadows to see the majestic flowers there. He learntContinue reading “Bee Bold Day: Metro Mayor buzzing over Bees-niss wildflower area”