South west news

Campaigning news from the South west 

  • Fighting to keep the pelican crossing in Wimborne


    Our campaigns volunteer Michael Hall and Regional Campaigns Officer for the South West Mike Bell have been fighting to save the pelican crossing in West Street, Wimborne, in Dorset.

  • Campaigners lobby against shared space in Bath


    Campaign volunteers Josie Iles and Steve Hyde were in Bath on 11 July to set out their concerns about a proposed 'shared space' scheme in Saw Close, near to the Theatre Royal.

  • MP lobbied on Attendance Allowance


    Wells MP James Heappey met with South West Volunteer Campaign Coordinator Ian Brooks on 2 June to discuss our concerns about the future of Attendance Allowance.

  • Devon drops plan to increase social care charges


    Following objections from us, local residents and other organisations, Devon County Council has abandoned plans to increase charges for social care services.

  • Child reading braille

    Bristol Water commit to accessible ID badges


    Following a local campaign, utility company Bristol Water has agreed to include information on their staff identity badges in Braille.

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