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Outside of Town Hall in Weston-super-Mare

12:46pm - 4 May 2022

Communities across North Somerset are working together to welcome and support those escaping humanitarian crises across the world.

Outside the front of the Castlewood office building in Clevedon

10:36am - 29 April 2022

North Somerset Council's Castlewood site at Clevedon could soon be available for redevelopment to support the town's emerging placemaking strategy, subject to a decision by councillors.

Logo for the 2021 Deaf Awareness Week

10:07am - 29 April 2022

North Somerset Council is urging Deaf and hard of hearing people to share their experiences and help make North Somerset Deaf Aware as it supports Deaf Awareness Week next week (2 – 8 May).

dog owner picking up after dog

10:10am - 28 April 2022

New orders to help tackle anti-social behaviour and make public spaces in North Somerset more welcoming have been approved.


9:55am - 28 April 2022

North Somerset Council's Executive councillors have approved a new customer services strategy which aims to develop and improve the council's customer service over the next five years.

new build housing

11:33am - 26 April 2022

North Somerset residents have a final chance to have their say on how the area will grow and develop over the next 15 years.

Official opening of the cycle route through Ashton Court Estate

10:59am - 26 April 2022

A popular walking and cycling route through the Ashton Court Estate has been officially opened – two years after it was completed.

A photo of land North Somerset Council owns at Nore Road in Portishead.

1:45pm - 25 April 2022

North Somerset Council has today (Monday 25 April) taken legal steps to reclaim land it owns at Nore Road from the former lessee due to four years’ unpaid rent.

house on building plans

9:05am - 25 April 2022

North Somerset Council has today (Monday 25 April) launched an eight-week consultation about possible housing and employment development on land it owns.

a pound sign held up against the sunlight

10:22am - 22 April 2022

Payments made to local communities in North Somerset to help address the pressures of housing growth have now topped £1m. 

An image to show the front covers of the two new economic prospectuses and promote the website

10:56am - 21 April 2022

North Somerset Council has launched two new brochures aimed at businesses to boost the area’s economy and support its ambitions to develop trade and industry.

hands making a heart shape with a sunset in the background

10:13am - 21 April 2022

A specialist suicide bereavement peer support group will launch in North Somerset later this year, thanks to funding from North Somerset Council.

bin man wearing orange overalls stood next to a North Somerset recycling lorry

9:44am - 20 April 2022

In a change to planned strike action, North Somerset residents are advised to continue to put out all waste containers (recycling, black bins and garden waste) as usual this week (w/c Monday 18 April).

Illustration of different people doing different types of activity outside. Text says 'North Somerset Joint health and Wellbeing Strategy 2021-2024'

8:28am - 20 April 2022

North Somerset Council’s public health team has been shortlisted for two prestigious national awards, once again demonstrating the council’s commitment to tackling health inequalities across North Somerset. 

woman wearing pink sports shoes walking

8:20am - 20 April 2022

With National Walking Month starting soon, North Somerset Council is highlighting and celebrating the many walking opportunities across the area and encouraging people to take up the challenge to ‘walk this May’.