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Bricks, boots and where’s your washing madam?

Bricks, boots and where’s your washing madam? is the intriguing title of what promises to be a fascinating guided walk around Clevedon next month. The walk on Thursday 14 July will provide a great opportunity to delve into local history and unearth new and exciting facts about Clevedon’s past. Led by Jane Lilly, the level …
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Maintenance work on route into Weston

Update Thursday 30 June: due to operational reasons, the start date for this work will now be Monday 11 July. All other details remain the same. Annual maintenance work along more than three miles of dual carriageway from junction 21 of the M5 into Weston-super-Mare will take place early next month. The work will include …
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EU Referendum result for North Somerset

The result of the EU Referendum in North Somerset was declared just before 6am this morning. The details are: 124,622 total votes cast 59,572 votes to remain in the EU 64,976 votes to leave the EU 74 rejected papers the turnout was 77.5%.  


Driving up housing standards in Weston town centre

A new licensing scheme to improve conditions in privately rented housing in Weston-super-Mare town centre has been given the go-ahead by North Somerset Council’s Executive. Following consultation, the Executive has agreed to bring in the new scheme to improve standards for tenants, including fire precautions, the state of repair, provision of adequate heating and amenities …
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Food and drink innovation centre takes step forward

A food and drink innovation centre at Junction 21 Enterprise Area, Weston-super-Mare has taken a step forward following a decision by North Somerset Council’s Executive. Councillors supported the principle of FoodWorks SW and a bid to fund its construction to the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). They approved in principle committing four acres …
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Countdown to air festival

With just days to go to the annual air festival in Weston-super-Mare, the final touches are being made to make this year’s event bigger and better than ever. The festival is one of the highlights of the summer calendar and last year’s event saw about 170,000 people pack the seafront. This year’s event takes place …
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Keeping services in local communities

Options aimed at ensuring key services are retained in local communities across North Somerset were considered by the council’s Executive this week. Councillors noted the options and gave the go-ahead to a three-month engagement and consultation period to get the public’s views. This will take place during July, August and September giving everyone the chance to have their …
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Website maintenance

Parts of this website will be unavailable from 3pm on Monday 13 June until the morning of Tuesday 14 June. Users of MyAccount will not be able to view information relating to council tax or business rate accounts, or benefit applications. We apologise for any inconvenience.


Don’t be the one in five

Men’s Health Week, the annual national campaign which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of men and boys, comes to North Somerset next week. From Monday 13 June North Somerset Council’s Health Trainers will be out and about across the district talking to men about ways to beat stress, lose weight, stop smoking, drink …
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North Somerset Council rejects West of England devolution deal

North Somerset Council’s members last night voted not to accept the devolution deal being offered by Government, which includes the requirement for a combined authority and directly elected mayor for the West of England. The decision follows that made by councillors in Bath and North East Somerset Council last month where they asked their leader to renegotiate …
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