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12:24pm - 10 July 2020

As pubs, cafes and restaurants start to reopen, and as the economy begins to ease out of lock-down, plans to introduce al-fresco dining across North Somerset have been announced.

1:05pm - 9 July 2020

The establishment of the proposed England Coast Path along North Somerset’s beautiful coastline has moved a step nearer. 

10:23am - 9 July 2020

Click and connect has been rolled out to more libraries as part of the phased re-opening of library services in North Somerset.

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2:38pm - 8 July 2020

Play areas across North Somerset will be open by Saturday (11 July).

12:41pm - 8 July 2020

People enjoying the beautiful North Somerset coast and country are being asked to behave responsibly.

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2:59pm - 7 July 2020

A group of independent shops in Weston-super-Mare, known as the Weston Collective, are coming together to create a permanent shop in the Sovereign Centre in Weston town centre.

2:14pm - 7 July 2020

A bike scheme for NHS workers has been launched by North Somerset Council.

2:14pm - 6 July 2020

Resurfacing work on parts of the Strawberry Line has been completed.

9:06am - 6 July 2020

If you're feeling anxious or apprehensive following the murder of three members of the LGBT+ community in Reading, RHINS may be able to help. 

5:38pm - 3 July 2020

North Somerset Council’s licensing team has been working with local hospitality businesses to enable them to re-open safely at the weekend.

Weston-super-Mare beach at sunset

5:36pm - 3 July 2020

Anyone visiting an open space in North Somerset is being urged to respect the area and clean up before they leave.

5:18pm - 3 July 2020

“Unrealistic” government guidelines mean council-run play areas in North Somerset will not be re-opening this Saturday (4 July).

11:53am - 3 July 2020

North Somerset Council are taking steps to tackle the increasing amounts of litter being left by visitors to the area. 

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11:21am - 3 July 2020

Children in North Somerset are being encouraged to join the Silly Squad for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge!

5:43pm - 2 July 2020

From today, positive coronavirus cases from testing in the wider community (also known as pillar 2) at upper tier local authority level in England will be added to the daily COVID-19 dashboard published nationally.