An Open Letter to Bristol

Dear Bristol City Council, Since 2009, Residence, a Community Interest Company supporting performing artists in Bristol, has made its home in 11 St Nicholas Street. Residence holds the license to the building under Bristol City Council’s Capacity scheme, a pioneering arrangement which recognised the potential for cultural regeneration that artists bring, allowing artists to make … Continue reading

Keep Residence in The Milk Bar!

Keep Residence in The Milk Bar!

Support Residence’s bid to Bristol City Council to become lease holders of 11 St Nicholas Street! 11 St Nicholas Street (The Milk Bar) has been home to our artist-led community since 2009. We were originally housed here under Bristol City Council’s Capacity scheme, which supported artists with peppercorn rent deals on buildings that had been … Continue reading