Mayor and bus boss in step for Clean Air Day

Newly elected West of England Metro Mayor Dan Norris and First West of England’s new Managing Director, Doug Claringbold, took the meeting room outdoors to celebrate Clean Air Day. The pair marked their first official discussion by walking and talking around Arnos Vale Cemetery, one of a number of circular and one way walks thatContinue reading “Mayor and bus boss in step for Clean Air Day”

Cargo-bike deliveries put business in espresso line

Bristolian coffee lovers are full of beans to receive their caffeine boost by e-bike after Lost Horizon Coffee received a grant for a cargo e-bike.   Metro Mayor Dan Norris visited Kit Nisbet, founder of Lost Horizon Coffee and rode the cargo e-bike that is transforming the speciality coffee roastery.    Kit will feature in aContinue reading “Cargo-bike deliveries put business in espresso line”

Slow Barbecue Food Takes The Brisket

Metro Mayor Dan Norris popped in on local Westfield business Nomads’ BBQ for the antithesis of ‘fast food’.    Accompanied by local councillor Grant Johnson, the Metro Mayor will see how the family run firm uses locally sourced wood and charcoal to cook its meat for up to 12 hours and boasts ‘not an electric plugContinue reading “Slow Barbecue Food Takes The Brisket”

Mayor to paddle power the recovery

A growing Bath business is set to receive a cash injection from the West of England Combined Authority led by the Metro Mayor Dan Norris. The funding will help “Wild Swim Bike Run” to create more new jobs. Metro Mayor Dan Norris visited “Wild Swim Bike Run” to discover more about their guided tours withContinue reading “Mayor to paddle power the recovery”