Formal consultation is open on the hospital development, closing 8 November.
This is a vital time in the planning process and has a genuine influence on the outcome of the decision.
In the scheme of things, the roof gardens and terraces are a minor consideration when lives are at stake from the lack of a decent trauma unit – but views of natural green space are known to speed recovery, so there should be a benefit to patients in future.
See the Council’s website for further information and details of how to comment on the redevelopment plans:
The reference numbers for the applications are follows:
* Main Application – BH2011/02886
* Listed Building Application (Bristol Gates) – BH2011/02887
* Listed Building Application (Chapel) – BH2011/02888