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10:15am - 24 November 2020

Residents of North Somerset can now log cycling journeys and be rewarded for choosing to travel sustainably with Love to Ride – a friendly online cycling platform that launched its dedicated North Somerset site this November.   

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8:14am - 24 November 2020

A digital launch of Weston-super-Mare’s Placemaking Strategy is to be held, with over 100 people signing up in the first few days.

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5:04pm - 19 November 2020

An increasing trend in Covid infections for over 60s in North Somerset has prompted calls to ‘look after each other’.

2:47pm - 18 November 2020

A Bristol man has been given a suspended prison sentence and ordered to pay costs of over £6,000 following a prosecution for waste related offences brought by North Somerset Council.

3:09pm - 17 November 2020

Major repair works are to be carried out at Backwell Leisure Centre to enable it to re-open next year.

10:09am - 17 November 2020

North Somerset Council’s established Borrow a Bike scheme is diverting its focus to prioritise key workers with longer-term bike loans to help them travel to work in a healthy, active and socially-distanced way.  

9:44am - 17 November 2020

A major scheme to improve Stock Lane, Langford (B3133) starts on Monday 23 November.

1:27pm - 16 November 2020

North Somerset towns have been awarded an additional £473,750 from the Government to introduce permanent routes for walking and cycling and socially-distanced environments.

4:11pm - 12 November 2020

Walking, cycling and other forms of active travel are set to become natural transport choice for residents and visitors in the future thanks to new ambitious plans.

2:44pm - 12 November 2020

Businesses in North Somerset required to close as a result of the second national Covid-19 lockdown can now apply for a government support grant from North Somerset Council.

12:04pm - 12 November 2020

A branch of a national carpet retailer has been forced to close in Weston-super-Mare after flouting lockdown rules.

11:27am - 12 November 2020

‘Act now to save Christmas’ urge North Somerset Council health leaders in response to reports of the steep rise in Covid-19 infections in the area.

5:59pm - 11 November 2020

Latest reported figures for coronavirus in North Somerset show cases have gone up by more than a third in five days and are at their highest ever daily rate.

9:07am - 11 November 2020

As non-essential organisations have closed their doors for the second time, small businesses in Weston have moved online to stay competitive during the pandemic.  

5:18pm - 10 November 2020

New measures to provide free school meals outside of term-time have been welcomed by North Somerset Council.