2:30pm - 1 December 2022
Families are invited to get into the festive spirit at Weston Library on Saturday 10 December as local author Steve Gunning visits to read excerpts from his debut book ‘Santa’s Secret Agents’. The free event starts at 10am and there’s no need to book.
10:16am - 30 November 2022
The latest bathing water quality classifications released by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) show a mixed picture for North Somerset, as the council continues working with partners to examine the findings and improve water quality along the area’s coastline.
3:45pm - 29 November 2022
A special Cost of Living Advice Event will take place on Thursday 8 December in Weston-super-Mare to help support North Somerset residents worried about the impacts of cost of living increases.
2:58pm - 29 November 2022
Work on bringing three Victorian shelters back to their former glory has finished.
The three 19th century shelters, on Weston-super-Mare’s seafront, had fallen into disrepair over the last few years and plans to renovate them were put back due to the pandemic.
9:30am - 29 November 2022
North Somerset Council’s Executive will meet next week to discuss the progress being made to close the £17m gap in the council’s budget for the financial year ahead. Like councils across the country North Somerset faces spiralling inflationary cost pressures and stretched staff resources as well as increasing demands for services as more residents struggle with the impacts of the cost of living crisis.
9:25am - 29 November 2022
Strategies containing visions for Clevedon, Nailsea and Portishead are set to be considered at a North Somerset Council meeting on Wednesday 7 December.
12:31pm - 25 November 2022
North Somerset Council has today succeeded in a court case against the private owner of Birnbeck Pier, in Weston-super-Mare, to allow them to continue with a Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) to acquire the Victorian structure.
12:08pm - 25 November 2022
In the run up to Christmas, a host of events and activities will be welcoming the crowds across North Somerset this year. With Santa’s Grottos, Christmas light switch on events, markets and food festivals, there will be something for everyone to help shoppers and visitors get into the Christmas spirit.
5:30pm - 24 November 2022
More than £105m of funding has been confirmed to transform bus services across North Somerset and the West of England Combined Authority area.
8:24am - 24 November 2022
After eight weeks wowing visitors from all over the globe, SEE MONSTER has now closed its doors for the last time. With over half a million people engaging with the installation throughout its time in Weston, the Monster has brought more people to Weston-super-Mare’s seafront than was ever hoped for.
4:45pm - 18 November 2022
Free ‘Tea and Tech’ sessions are taking place across North Somerset to help residents learn how to get online and get the most from today’s digital world – and grab a cuppa whilst there!
12:00pm - 18 November 2022
North Somerset Council will join twenty-five other local authorities during the upcoming men’s football FIFA World Cup with the aim to achieve one goal – to recruit more foster carers.
5:01pm - 17 November 2022
Following the Chancellor's Autumn Statement today, North Somerset Council is reflecting on what the announcements mean for local people and the council itself.
2:00pm - 17 November 2022
Pupils helped to fit the first solar panel to the roof of the new expansion of Winterstoke Hundred Academy in Locking Parklands on Tuesday, in a ceremony marking another important step forward for the upcoming eco-school.
10:47am - 15 November 2022
The reopening of the long-awaited passenger line between Portishead and Bristol, took another leap forward today (Tuesday 15 November) as the Department for Transport (DfT) announced planning consent for the project.