Filwood (ward)

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Filwood
Bristol filwood.png
Boundaries of the city council ward.
Population12,267 (2011.Ward)[1]
OS grid referenceST594698
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBRISTOL
Postcode districtBS4
Dialling code0117
PoliceAvon and Somerset
FireAvon
AmbulanceSouth Western
EU ParliamentSouth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Bristol
51°25′34″N 2°35′03″W / 51.4260°N 2.5843°W / 51.4260; -2.5843Coordinates: 51°25′34″N 2°35′03″W / 51.4260°N 2.5843°W / 51.4260; -2.5843

Filwood is a council ward of the city of Bristol in the United Kingdom. It lies in the south of the city and covers the suburbs of Filwood Park, Lower Knowle and Inns Court.[2]

Filwood Park[edit]

Filwood Park is a primarily residential area of Bristol. It has a number of primary schools.

Lower Knowle[edit]

Lower Knowle is a part of the Knowle area of Bristol that lies within the Filwood ward.

Inns Court[edit]

Inns Court, sometimes spelled Inn's Court, is an area of south Bristol that lies within the Filwood council ward. It contains a bus depot belonging to FirstGroup.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Filwood" (PDF). 2011 Census Ward Information Sheet. Retrieved 26 February 2015.
  2. ^ Bristol City Council. "Filwood map" (PDF). Ward Finder. Retrieved 11 November 2007.