Society's News


President’s Charity of the Year – Bristol Children’s Help Society

                            The Bristol Children’s Help Society is a privately funded volunteer led charity that owns and runs Barton Camp our 100 bed residential children’s centre in the beautiful Mendip hills. Barton Camp operates through the year as a base where disadvantaged local children can enjoy a few … more


BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more


No 12, The Meeting Rooms – Conference, Meeting and Mediation Rooms for Hire

Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms including a suite of mediation rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of Colston Avenue and St Stephen’s Avenue.  There are a number of large public car parks within a 5 minute walk from the … more


Law Commission regional consultation events on reforms to commonhold and to the Right to Manage


Following the publication of the Law Commission Consultation Paper, “Reinvigorating commonhold: the alternative to leasehold ownership”, on 10 December 2018 and the forthcoming Consultation Paper on the Right to Manage, the Law Commission is holding four regional events in Birmingham, Cardiff, Southampton and London during February to early March which are aimed at professionals in the legal and property sectors. These events will be an opportunity for us to hear the views of professionals interested in our proposed reforms to the law of commonhold and the Right to Manage.

A flyer containing the details of these four events, and information on how to book onto each event, can be found here. A Welsh-language flyer containing details of the event in Cardiff can be found here.

Full details of the Consultation can be found here