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Easter fun at The Campus

The Campus in Locking Castle, Weston-super-Mare will have lots on offer during the Easter holidays (April 10-21) including football fun days, a theatre workshop and a holiday club recently rated “good” by Ofsted. The popular Football Fun Days are run in partnership with Weston Seagulls in the Community and provide a great opportunity to get …
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Pill Library changes

Work to refurbish Pill Library will start next month. The work is being done to pave the way for the children’s centre currently based at Crockerne Primary School to move into the library building in July. The scheme will involve remodelling the inside of the library at Crockerne House in Underbanks and providing an outside …
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Work starts on leisure centre expansion

Work on extending Hutton Moor Leisure Centre in Weston-super-Mare to improve the range of fitness activities on offer starts next Monday (27 March). North Somerset Council’s £2.15m scheme includes a two-storey extension at the rear of the existing building providing a new fitness suite. This will enable the existing gym to be extended to meet …
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Launch of Weston’s Heritage Action Zone

Weston-super-Mare is set to benefit from a £6m nationwide project launched to unlock potential in areas that are rich in heritage, bringing historic places back to life to attract residents, tourists, businesses and investors, and create economic growth. Weston-super-Mare is the only town in the South West to be named in the first 10 schemes …
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Last chance to have your say on new orders

Residents have until the end of this month to comment on proposed new orders designed to make public spaces in North Somerset more welcoming. North Somerset Council is proposing to introduce Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs) across the district aimed at preventing individuals or groups of individuals committing anti-social behaviour in public places. They will …
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Weston’s economic growth made regional example

Next week Weston-super-Mare will play host to a conference highlighting economic growth across the South West region. Organised by the Local Government Association, Weston was chosen because of the clear progress being made to deliver economic prosperity in the town. The event, on Thursday 23 March, is being hosted by North Somerset Council. It will …
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Civil parking enforcement comes to North Somerset

Drivers who park inconsiderately will face tougher consequences when North Somerset Council introduces civil parking enforcement (CPE) next month. At the moment Avon and Somerset Police are responsible for enforcing most on-street parking restrictions in North Somerset but this will change from Monday 3 April when the council takes on the powers, following the authority’s …
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Ingredients in place for new food and drink centre

The creation of a flagship food and drink innovation centre on the outskirts of Weston-super-Mare has moved a significant step forwards. North Somerset Council has successfully bid for and secured £9.36m funding from the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership to create FoodWorksSW at the heart of the Junction 21 Enterprise Area. FoodWorksSW will provide …
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Help available to get on the property ladder

North Somerset Council’s popular home ownership event returns at the end of the month to help local people buy their own home. The free event takes place on Thursday 30 March and will be a one-stop shop for people who want to find out about the various options available for home ownership, including shared ownership. …
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Weston Air Festival line-up takes off

Three iconic air displays will be joining the line-up at this year’s Weston Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 June. The Red Arrows, BBMF Lancaster, Hurricane and Spitfire and the RAF Typhoon display will take to the skies over Weston Bay on both days of the air festival. Other …
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