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11:34am - 18 January 2021

North Somerset Council will be installing gates at both ends of Esplanade Road in Portishead on Friday (22 January).

3:55pm - 15 January 2021

Businesses in North Somerset are being urged to come forward to claim the grant funding they are entitled to.

10:30am - 15 January 2021

Residents will be able to get rapid Covid-19 tests from next week as North Somerset Council extends its community testing. 

9:50am - 14 January 2021

Families across North Somerset are being encouraged to continue accessing free school meals during the latest lockdown restrictions following reports from other parts of the country that inadequate meals have been provided.

4:20pm - 13 January 2021

North Somerset Council is seeking a photographer to capture future historic enhancements to Weston's town centre.  

9:20am - 13 January 2021

A £190,000 scheme to improve the roads in Pill will start on Monday (18 January 2021).

9:04am - 13 January 2021

At yesterday's meeting of Full Council, North Somerset Councillors considered a Climate Emergency six-month progress report.

11:59am - 12 January 2021

A free service aimed at increasing the level of basic digital skills and abilities in North Somerset residents is now available.

11:28am - 7 January 2021

Inspectors have praised the work of North Somerset’s Youth Offending and Prevention Service in a report published last month.

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11:53am - 5 January 2021

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement last night, North Somerset Council’s health bosses are urging residents to stay at home, protect the NHS and save lives as the new lockdown measures begin, with North Somerset’s coronavirus rates hitting their highest level since the start of the pandemic. 

11:38am - 31 December 2020

Primary schools can open as planned in North Somerset next week, but most secondary school students will see the new term begin later in January.

4:45pm - 23 December 2020

Health leaders in North Somerset are calling on residents to do the right thing this Christmas to protect their families and ensure Christmas can be celebrated together next year.

12:53pm - 18 December 2020

North Somerset Council and Alliance Homes have launched their joint ‘Affordable Housing Delivery Partnership Agreement’ to work together to find ways of speeding up the delivery of new affordable homes for North Somerset.

8:57am - 18 December 2020

Work to promote Carbon Literacy among staff has been recognised as North Somerset Council has achieved the Bronze Award from the Carbon Literacy Trust.

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2:07pm - 17 December 2020

A new collaborative Christmas carol service, involving local churches, community groups and businesses has been created to offer residents the opportunity to enjoy a carol service from the comfort of their own home.