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9:16am - 23 February 2021

The private owner of Birnbeck Pier has put in an application to the Magistrates Court to put a ‘stay’ on the Compulsory Purchase Order brought by North Somerset Council. 

9:40am - 19 February 2021

The managing director of a Worle butchers has been given a suspended prison sentence for breaching health and safety.

1:43pm - 18 February 2021

Join Love to Ride, the cycling initiative, and log your North Somerset rides this March to win prizes including a £2,000 bike, an electric bike worth £1,750, cycling holiday vouchers and much more. 

open book

10:25am - 18 February 2021

North Somerset libraries have secured a slice of funding to set up a reading befriending programme in North Somerset. 

2:20pm - 17 February 2021

North Somerset Council has welcomed the announcement of £2.227m funding from the government’s Pothole Fund. 

2:10pm - 17 February 2021

A vape shop in Weston-super-Mare town centre has been served with a prohibition notice by officers from North Somerset Council.

Rebecca Tantony enjoying Weston's market

8:57am - 17 February 2021

A new podcast and e-book, featuring stories from Weston-super-Mare writer and poet Rebecca Tantony, is to be released this week as part of the town's Heritage Action Zone scheme.

4:04pm - 12 February 2021

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

11:35am - 12 February 2021

Residents and community groups are being asked for their views on North Somerset Council's plans to protect and enhance the area's natural environment over the next 10 years.

11:13am - 12 February 2021

A Bristol man has been ordered to pay fines and costs totalling £1,133 following a prosecution for fly-tipping brought by North Somerset Council. 

11:03am - 11 February 2021

The first in a series of new electric vehicle charging points is now ready for use in Sand Bay.

North Somerset Local Plan 2038 with various North Somerset landmarks

9:58pm - 10 February 2021

Plans for the future of development in North Somerset have taken an important step forward with the publication of the council’s response to the latest round of consultation.

computer generated photo of proposed road changes to Clevedon seafront

11:32am - 10 February 2021

North Somerset Council is inviting the public to have their say as part of a consultation on proposed cycle and pedestrian routes in Clevedon, Weston-super-Mare, Nailsea and Yatton. The first area to be consulted on will be Clevedon.

A photograph of Birnbeck Pier taken from the air

10:44am - 9 February 2021

North Somerset Council and Historic England have stated their unwavering commitment to continue with the Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) of Birnbeck Pier as a new owner is announced for the Victorian structure.

Shop front of the Walker and Ling premises

8:42am - 8 February 2021

The first shop undertaking the Heritage Action Zone Shop Front Enhancement Scheme begins work 15 February 2021.