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12:18pm - 24 September 2020

Residents across North Somerset are being urged to download a new app.  

3:02pm - 23 September 2020

North Somerset Council’s recycling and waste services will soon be brought back under local control following a decision made last night by councillors to end the current commercial contract and establish a wholly council-owned company to run the services from April next year.  

12:08pm - 23 September 2020

Businesses will be legally required to enforce a new NHS COVID-19 app from Thursday 24 September with customers and visitors required to use a QR code, which will log customers' movements as part of the NHS Test and Trace service.

4:12pm - 22 September 2020

A major scheme to reopen the Portishead to Bristol railway line has reached an important milestone.

8:01am - 22 September 2020

Four members of staff at Bournville Primary School in Weston-super-Mare have tested positive for COVID-19.

9:14am - 21 September 2020

A new £1.1m heritage programme for Weston-super-Mare has launched as part of the Heritage Action Zone.

9:01am - 21 September 2020

North Somerset Council has served a Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) to the private owners of Birnbeck pier.

3:55pm - 18 September 2020

Organisations and groups in North Somerset that support mental health can get a £10,000 funding boost following the launch of a grant scheme.

11:49am - 17 September 2020

A new support programme is offering West of England employers help to respond to mental health concerns in the workplace, particularly those arising from Covid-19.

2:33pm - 15 September 2020

North Somerset Council is lobbying Government in order to improve access to Covid-19 testing locally.

2:23pm - 10 September 2020

We are pleased that the Trust have completed their investigation into the outbreak at the hospital earlier this year. 

8:23am - 10 September 2020

Heritage Open Days are, for the first time, offering the festival virtually with free events and local stories to see online, or to enjoy in a safe and socially distanced manner.

4:28pm - 9 September 2020

Ambitious new plans to protect jobs and boost the economy following the global pandemic have been announced by North Somerset Council. 

4:06pm - 9 September 2020

North Somerset Council has set out a 10-year vision for Weston-super-Mare, following months of public events, consultation and engagement with thousands of businesses, visitors and residents. 

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9:48am - 9 September 2020

North Somerset Council’s Children’s Centres are continuing to offer advice and support to local families by moving services and groups online.