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A graphic which shows a voucher with the amount of £2,500 written on it

12:57pm - 7 February 2022

Eligible businesses across North Somerset are invited to apply for vouchers that will help them start-up, stabilise and grow.

Santa trail winner

9:21am - 7 February 2022

A winner has been chosen for Weston’s Father Christmas trail that took part at the end of last year.

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9:41am - 4 February 2022

A disability group which brings together people from across North Somerset is looking for new members.

Man holding a finger up text says give HIV the finger, National HIV Testing Week  7 - 15 February

9:35am - 4 February 2022

North Somerset residents are being urged to ‘give HIV the finger’ and take a simple test to find out their HIV status as part of National HIV Testing week (7 to 13 February).


9:24am - 4 February 2022

A number of new weight loss programmes are now available in North Somerset to help residents achieve a healthy weight.

North Somerset Council waste bins lined up outside a house ready for collection

5:10pm - 3 February 2022

As part of North Somerset Council’s work towards the area becoming carbon neutral by 2030, new plans for recycling and waste have been agreed.

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3:53pm - 3 February 2022

Following the completion of some additional work this week and independent safety checks, Weston-super-Mare's new town centre bus hub will open on Sunday 6 February.


6:47pm - 2 February 2022

North Somerset Council Leader Cllr Don Davies has expressed his “extreme disappointment” at the inspectors’ decision. 

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6:00pm - 1 February 2022

The new bus interchange in Alexandra Parade in Weston-super-Mare, which was due to start being used by local buses last weekend, had its opening delayed following a final safety check on Friday afternoon by North Somerset Council and First Bus.

Woman walking down a street in the dark

12:52pm - 1 February 2022

North Somerset and Somerset County Councils have joined forces in a pledge to make public places and streets safer for women and girls.

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4:10pm - 31 January 2022

Grants of up to £10,000 are available for community projects which overcome loneliness and improve wellbeing, as part of North Somerset Council’s ongoing work to tackle health inequalities across the area.

Photo from the turf cutting ceremony at Winterstoke Hundred Academy

1:23pm - 31 January 2022

Local school pupils joined a milestone turf-cutting event to mark the start of construction of the new school expansion.

Fork n Ale in Weston-super-Mare before refurbishment work started January 2022

8:38am - 31 January 2022

Today (Monday 31 January) marks a milestone for Weston-super-Mare’s High Street Heritage Action Zone Shopfront Enhancement Scheme, managed by North Somerset Council.

two children, toddler age, playing in a learning centre

11:44am - 28 January 2022

Families who use Weston Children’s Centre are being asked to have their say as the centre moves location.

Bloor Chestnut Park

9:47am - 28 January 2022

North Somerset residents will soon be able to have their say on how the area will grow and develop over the coming years.