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Outdated sign stating “Colston’s” outside Cotham Gardens Primary School.

Reported in the Road Signage category by Tom Crosley-Thorne at 23:20, Monday 8 June 2020

Sent to Bristol City Council less than a minute later

This sign clearly incorrectly labels the school under its previous title of Colston’s Primary. Since it’s name change years ago to Cotham Gardens Primary School this sign is no longer relevant. The incorrect section should either be removed or replaced with the correct signage. This issue is also of great concern and should be done urgently regarding the recent events that have taken place around the slave traders name this sign is referring to.

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 22:20, Monday 8 June 2020

  • This enquiry has been referred to another team for action. They will provide further updates on the issue in due course.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 13:34, Tuesday 9 June 2020

  • This Fix My Street enquiry has been automatically closed.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 23:05, Monday 29 June 2020

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 2147750 in your new report if it is an update on this one.