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11:23am - 5 August 2020

Weston-super-Mare town centre is to be granted £1.7m for Weston General Stores – a project focusing on repurposing vacant retail space in the town centre to deliver workspace opportunities to entrepreneurs, new shared trading space for retailers, business support and skills, learning and employability opportunities. 

4:30pm - 31 July 2020

Like many other councils across the country, North Somerset took the decision two years ago to make large-value commercial investments as a means of generating much-needed income to support council services. 

8:53am - 30 July 2020

A plan on how North Somerset Council is working to minimise the harm caused by the coronavirus pandemic and promote recovery from it was discussed at yesterday's meeting of the council's Executive.

1:18pm - 29 July 2020

Libraries in North Somerset are getting ready to welcome back customers.

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3:50pm - 27 July 2020

As the UK government today launches its national Better Health campaign, North Somerset Council’s Health Trainers are ready to help people living with obesity in North Somerset.

3:36pm - 24 July 2020

The phased re-opening of council-run leisure centres in North Somerset will start this weekend.

3:32pm - 24 July 2020

The limit of one visit a month to North Somerset's recycling centres is being relaxed from Monday (27 July).

11:01am - 24 July 2020

A new 65-place specialist school for North Somerset got the go-ahead from the government this week.

10:59am - 24 July 2020

Volunteers have been working hard behind the scenes to support the return of health walks across North Somerset.

12:33pm - 22 July 2020

A temporary mobile testing unit will be set up in Clevedon from Monday 27 July, enabling residents concerned they might have symptoms of coronavirus to be tested locally and quickly.

10:22am - 22 July 2020

Local people, community groups and businesses are being urged to help shape North Somerset’s future by getting involved in the development of North Somerset Council’s new Local Plan for the area.

9:18am - 22 July 2020

High street locations across North Somerset have been transformed into ‘continental-style’ dining as a new outdoor seating scheme gets ready to open.

4:13pm - 21 July 2020

North Somerset Council is facing a medium term budget deficit of £15m as a result of the financial impacts of Covid-19.

4:56pm - 20 July 2020

Work has started today (Monday 20 July) on a major £1.4m scheme which will protect a North Somerset area from future flooding.

2:43pm - 17 July 2020

North Somerset Libraries are working with Bristol Libraries to bring a local history story to a wider audience.