Bristol Housing Festival
Re-imagining better ways to live in our cities


During the two weeks we will be hosting and promoting a series of events addressing different topics around housing and innovation. We are partnering with a variety of organizations to make these possible and are looking forward to hearing from a range of speakers who are experts in their fields

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Self-Build and Community Led Housing

  • Bristol Old Vic 36 King St England, BS1 4RR United Kingdom (map)
Self-Build and Community Led Housing

Self-Build and Community Led Housing

Bristol City Council, in Partnership with the Bristol Housing Festival are delighted to be hosting and exciting day exploring the role of self-build and community led housing in the city. We will be hearing from experts in the field to learn from practical examples of builds and from those at the forefront of enabling this form of development.

Refreshments and a buffet meal are included with your ticket.


  • Charlie Luxton

  • Richard Bacon MP

  • Kelly Thomas, Bristol City Council

  • Steffie Broer, Bright Green Futures

  • Melissa Mean, Knowle West Media Centre

  • Mark Pepper, Ambition Lawrence Weston

  • Lindy Morgan, Southmead Development Trust

  • David Tudgey, PITCH

  • Jessica Hodge, Chief Executive, Emmaus Bristol

  • Helen Bone, Specialist Housing Delivery, Homes England 

  • Rose Seagrief, Programmes Manager, Power to Change

  • Anna Hope, Director of Training and Consultancy, Ecomotive

More speakers to be announced soon…

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Speaker Bio’s

Earlier Event: October 24
Homes for the Future
Later Event: October 26
Lockleaze Housing Festival