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10:34am - 27 August 2020

A £395,000 scheme to improve the A370 between Junction 21(M5) and Congresbury will begin on Tuesday (1 September).

10:06am - 25 August 2020

Creative businesses in North Somerset are being encouraged to apply for a new Government backed scheme, which offers a tailored support programme for businesses in the creative sector.

3:01pm - 21 August 2020

North Somerset Libraries still have some tickets left for Rosanna Ley’s free online Question and Answer on Thursday 27 August at 2pm.

North Somerset Local Plan 2038 with various North Somerset landmarks

2:49pm - 18 August 2020

Local people, particularly those aged under 30, are being urged to have their say and join an important consultation being run by North Somerset Council.

roadworks at night, hole in road fenced off

3:34pm - 17 August 2020

A section of the A38 at Sidcot will remain closed until Friday (21 August) following damage caused by a burst water mains pipe.

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.