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‘Bristol often fails to think big’ – why the city’s public transport system is letting it down

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post Newspaper on 3rd April 2019 (also featured on BristolPost.co.uk on 13th April 2019). ______________________________________ Businessman Stephen Fear, of land and planning company Fear Group, shares his thoughts on how Bristol’s public transport system is holding the city back. An effective…

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HOPE REMAINS FOR BRISTOL CITY CENTRE ARENA

Below is an article written by Ellie Pipe at Bristol 24/7 published on 21st September 2018. Please click here to view the original article.    A businessman championing a city centre arena has pledged to do all he can to ensure the best deal for the people of Bristol. Stephen…

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Opinion: Home Secretary Sajid Javid should make criminals pay ‘much more’ – and spend the money on public services

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post Newspaper on 1st August 2018 (also featured on BristolPost.co.uk on 30th July 2018). ______________________________________ Stephen Fear, founder of Bristol-based property investment company Fear Group, writes an open letter to Home Secretary Sajid Javid, urging him to make criminals pay more money…

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Why Bristol and Channel 4 could have an ‘irresistible marriage’

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post (featured on BristolPost.co.uk on 8th June 2018). ______________________________________ Stephen Fear, founder of Bristol-based Fear Group, explains why Bristol and Channel 4 should ‘commit to each other’ and create a marriage partnership… When seeking a business or life partner I always…

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Fear Group look to sell former Sainsburys site

Original article by the South Wales Argus as featured on their website on 24th April 2018. ___________________________________ The owners of the former Sainsburys site in Newport city centre have announced their intention to sell it, or find a partner who is willing to develop it. The Fear Group bought the site,…

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Demolition workers start to clear former city Sainsbury’s site

Original article written by Jo Barnes for the South Wales Argus as featured on their website on 27th February 2018. ___________________________________ Work has started to clear the former Sainsbury’s site in Crindau, Newport, ahead of demolition of the building as part of a £60-million redevelopment scheme in Newport city centre. The…

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Opinion: Bristol needs to release greenfield and greenbelt land for more houses

Original article written by Stephen Fear for the Bristol Post on 7th February 2018 (also featured on BristolPost.co.uk on 9th February 2018). ______________________________________ Stephen Fear, founder and chief executive of Bristol-based land and planning company Fear Group, on why Bristol needs to consider building homes on greenfield and greenbelt land. Housing is…

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