Stadium for Bath

Stadium for Bath

Published: October 10, 2018

Over the last year Bath Rugby has been engaging with the local residents as well as other groups over its desire to build a new stadium on the Rec. The process is ongoing. An update of the latest developments…

Clean Air Zone

Clean Air Zone

Published: September 26, 2018

Air Quality in various parts of Bath fails to comply with legal requirements.  BANES has engaged on a consultation process with the aim of  improving air quality in Bath and its proposals are available here.  PERA has now reviewed the consultation and  attended some of the early public meetings. PERA’s recommendations and the actions it has … Read More

Summer party at The Pavilion on the Rec – 16 June

Summer party at The Pavilion on the Rec – 16 June

Published: June 20, 2018

On Saturday 16th June, in the quaint Cricket Pavilion on The Rec, more than 120 people of all ages met to enjoy afternoon tea. Actually very little tea was consumed in favour of Pimms which always helps the conversation to flow. An event of this nature brings together our community and is an opportunity for … Read More

Laura Place proposal

Laura Place proposal

Published: June 6, 2018

An exciting idea has been put forward by local Architect Erica Timothy to redesign the fountain and create a more Piazza like feel to the area…

Overthrows

Overthrows

Published: May 6, 2018

The replacement of the original overthrows on the Pulteney Estates has been a labour of love by local residents for the past few years. PERA, working with the Council, Heritage England and Bath Preservation Trust coordinates the replacement of overthrows to houses that don’t have them.

Avon Flooding

Avon Flooding

Published: April 24, 2018

The PERA area lies on the Avon floodplain and has been subject to flooding in the past. The area has not flooded since the completion of the Bath Flood Protection Scheme in 1974. There is a great deal of information available via the links shown below, some of which needs careful interpretation. Members of the … Read More

Bath Festival 2018

Bath Festival 2018

Published: April 20, 2018

It’s the 70th Anniversary of the Bath Festival. Certainly something to celebrate! The culmination of the celebrations will be a two-day music Festival to be held on the Rec on 26th-27th May. More details and contact information…

PERA Social Events 2018

PERA Social Events 2018

Published: April 17, 2018

One of our key objectives is ‘to make our community a friendly and sociable place to live by bringing people together and supporting local groups and events’. Talking with members we found that being in the city centre there are lots of groups and activities that people already attend. Rather than replicating some of these, … Read More

Sydney Gardens Community Day – 22 April

Sydney Gardens Community Day – 22 April

Published: April 16, 2018

A very successful Community Day, organised by the Friends of Sydney Gardens (FoSG) in conjunction with the HLF project team was held on 22nd April with well over 750 people attending. The day included a further opportunity for residents and visitors alike to view and comment on the proposed plans for the Gardens. Numerous observations … Read More