Investing today in the foundations of tomorrow

Enabling local citizens and institutions to invest in their local services and infrastructure

Together we can enhance the environmental, social and economic fabric of the West of England

We are a catalyst for regional change

Bristol & Bath Regional Capital

Bristol & Bath Regional Capital’s (BBRC) ambition is to become a significant and commercially sustainable driving force in the development of the region, catalysing regional change through civic-led, commercially-focused and innovative investment.

We work with investors to offer bespoke investment opportunities that provide both a financial and social return and support local projects.

We work with local projects and enterprises looking to grow, offering expert advice and access to loan and other finance at competitive rates. We look wherever possible for local investors and we seek to ensure that local values of inclusivity and community empowerment are embedded in the projects we support.

We work with the community to create and maintain a broad and effective civic partnership. This collaboration increases local delivery and development via improved engagement with skills, ideas, connectivity and inclusion, thus improving investable deal flow and embedding long-term values. Core to our mission is enabling local citizens and institutions to invest in their local infrastructure and services.

Click below to see BBRC in action, with video footage of our projects and details of how you can get involved!

News

ZEDpods get planning for 11 modular homes in car park

  Re-imagining better ways to live in our cities  ZEDpods in St. George – Planning Application Validated  News release 21 May 2019  This ZEDpods development proposes to build 11 homes over the Chalks Road carpark, adjacent to St George Park. It pioneers a way to...

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BBRC named as one of the top 100 Social Enterprises in UK

Magnificent seven claim NatWest SE100 Social Business Awards 2019 By Pioneers post Date: 28th March 2019 Nearly 300 people gathered in central London this week to hear who had won the top spots in this year’s NatWest SE100 Awards. Seven awards were made to outstanding...

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Bristol Housing Festival is off to a flying start!

Re-imagining better ways to live in our cities  The Bristol Housing Festival is off to a flying start  News release 22nd February 2019.  By Bristol Housing Festival Following on from the inaugural exhibition in October 2018, the Bristol Housing Festival’s first two...

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Investor In Residence at Engine Shed

IN RESIDENCE SERVICES – INVESTMENT, GROWTH AND OFFICE SPACE Author: Briony Phillips Published: 23rd January 2019 Engine Shed provides a number of “in-residencies” – sometime called ‘office hours’ – that are available to anyone – regardless of sector or growth stage....

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