Boundaries of the city council ward.
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Hengrove is a suburb and council ward of Bristol, England, situated between Whitchurch, Knowle and Bishopsworth, running along both dual carriageways, Wells Road (A37) and Airport Road (A4174). It consists mainly of working to middle class terrace houses. It contains an infant, primary and secondary school. The area holds the long-disused Whitchurch Airport, now mostly converted to out-of-town entertainment (pubs, cinema etc.). The area of Knowle it adjoins is known as Knowle West. It is served by bus services 36, 50, 51, 75, 76 and 90 and will also be served by new MetroBus rapid transit services in 2017.
Hengrove Park is the largest urban regeneration site in Bristol. In 2001 it was the temporary home to the Ashton Court Festival. It is the location of the new South Bristol Community Hospital and the new Hengrove Skills Academy with buses running in and out of the up to every 5 minutes.
Sport and leisure
Places in Hengrove
- First Bristol bus depot
Hengrove Leisure Park
- Gala Bingo
- Frankie & Benny's
- Premier Inn
- Hengrove Play Park
- Oriental Buffet
- Hengrove Skate Park
Hawkfield Business Park
- "Hengrove" (PDF). 2001 Census Ward Information Sheet. Retrieved 26 February 2015.
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