Here you will find copies of research reports carried out by BEST. You are very welcome to reference these reports, but please make sure that BEST is credited. All reports are in PDF format. To download the most recent copy of Acrobat Reader, please go to

September 2006Visit Eastside Visitor Research 06

November 2004Creative Expo Evaluation
September 2006Visit Eastside Visitor Research 04
July 2004Redfield Action Plan
Please be aware that this is a large file (4.4MB) and may take a while to download
December 2003Stapleton Road Action Plan
Please be aware that this is a large file (3.5MB) and may take a while to download.
June 2003Creative Industries Audit

October 2002St Marks Road Street Party 2002 Evaluation Report

August 2002St Pauls Market Evalution

May 2002Small Business Needs – Knowle West

November 2001Diwali Mela 2000 – A Review

March 2001Small Business Needs – Barton Hill


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BEST newsletter
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 BEST Links
Check out BEST’s other websites:

Visit Eastside – your guide to what’s happening on Eastside, including an online version of our directory with nearly 600 local businesses listed.

Stapleton Road – discover more about Bristol’s most diverse shopping street and the action plan for the area.

Redfield Traders – Church Road and Lawrence Hill are at the heart of Redfield’s community. Find out about developments in the area.