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11:40am - 25 March 2021

Sunday March 21 marked the day that millions of people across England and Wales completed key questions about themselves and their households to ensure local services in every community are informed by the best information possible.  

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10:20am - 25 March 2021

Ashcombe Park’s three newly refurbished tennis courts open later this month!

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7:15pm - 19 March 2021

On Tuesday 23 March the country will mark the anniversary of the start of the first lockdown with a day of reflection, and North Somerset Council is calling on residents to pause for a moment’s thought of the year gone by.

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1:06pm - 19 March 2021

North Somerset residents will have more options to travel sustainably next month following a radical rethink of the bus timetable by North Somerset Council.  

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11:03am - 19 March 2021

School pupils, college students and people who want to find out more about working in care are being invited to a special virtual event held by Bristol City, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire councils.

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10:55am - 19 March 2021

A programme providing healthy food and enriching activities to is to be expanded to the benefit of disadvantaged children in North Somerset.

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10:11am - 19 March 2021

Poll cards for the May elections will start to land on doormats across North Somerset this week.

3:38pm - 17 March 2021

With 21 March just around the corner, Census 2021 is in full swing in North Somerset. 

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11:52am - 15 March 2021

Residents now have until Friday 16 April to receive a discount when they sign up for the garden waste collection service.

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3:26pm - 12 March 2021

Driving an electric vehicle in the future could be right up your street thanks to a new initiative from North Somerset Council.

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2:54pm - 12 March 2021

On Thursday 6 May residents in North Somerset will have their say on who represents them at the Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner election. By-elections will also take place that day in the Portishead East ward for a seat on each of North Somerset Council and Portishead Town Council, and for Weston-in-Gordano Parish Council.

2:14pm - 12 March 2021

Work is to start later this month in Weston-super-Mare, as part of a traffic signal improvement programme.

A graphic of a green tree with each of the key objectives of the strategy written around the branches. Strategies are improved and better-connected ecological networks, greater resilience to climate change, sustainable water management, health and wellbeing for all, create and maintain sustainable places, create and maintain valued healthy landscape, support sustainable and local food production, build a resilient economy

12:43pm - 12 March 2021

There is still an opportunity to have your say on the future of North Somerset's natural environment.

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11:35am - 9 March 2021

Around half the cherry trees that line the Boulevard in Weston-super-Mare town centre have reached the end of their life expectancy and need to be replaced.

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2:47pm - 8 March 2021

North Somerset is the best performing council in the south west for recycling according to the latest figures.