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11:43am - 17 August 2020

Local producers and independent retailers across North Somerset are being called to showcase their products on a new virtual high street that is being created to help boost economic recovery after the Covid-19 pandemic.

11:41am - 17 August 2020

North Somerset Council and operators Legacy Leisure have agreed that Backwell Leisure Centre will not re-open before the end of 2020 due to the requirement for significant maintenance work to be carried out at the building.

roadworks at night, hole in road fenced off

2:23pm - 14 August 2020

A section of the A38 at Sidcot will remain closed following damage caused by a burst water mains pipe.

2:20pm - 14 August 2020

Evening parking on the seafront at Weston-super-Mare will be free from Monday (17 August).

1:39pm - 14 August 2020

Weston moves a step closer to a new £15m bridge with the formal signing of a partnership between the armed forces and council.

11:38am - 10 August 2020

The Government has launched Shop Local Week, seven days of concentrated activity encouraging shoppers to return to their local high street and shop safely.

11:33am - 10 August 2020

Esplanade Road in Portishead will remain closed to vehicles for the time being.

2:44pm - 7 August 2020

Two more leisure centres in North Somerset are set to welcome back customers next week.

11:23am - 5 August 2020

Weston-super-Mare town centre is to be granted £1.7m for Weston General Stores – a project focusing on repurposing vacant retail space in the town centre to deliver workspace opportunities to entrepreneurs, new shared trading space for retailers, business support and skills, learning and employability opportunities. 

4:30pm - 31 July 2020

Like many other councils across the country, North Somerset took the decision two years ago to make large-value commercial investments as a means of generating much-needed income to support council services. 

8:53am - 30 July 2020

A plan on how North Somerset Council is working to minimise the harm caused by the coronavirus pandemic and promote recovery from it was discussed at yesterday's meeting of the council's Executive.

1:18pm - 29 July 2020

Libraries in North Somerset are getting ready to welcome back customers.

healthy food on a wooden background

3:50pm - 27 July 2020

As the UK government today launches its national Better Health campaign, North Somerset Council’s Health Trainers are ready to help people living with obesity in North Somerset.

3:36pm - 24 July 2020

The phased re-opening of council-run leisure centres in North Somerset will start this weekend.

3:32pm - 24 July 2020

The limit of one visit a month to North Somerset's recycling centres is being relaxed from Monday (27 July).