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5:27pm - 17 April 2020

North Somerset Council will never ask you for your bank account details over the phone. That is the urgent message being delivered today (Friday 17 April) after the council was the victim of telephone spoofing.

5:23pm - 17 April 2020

North Somerset Council has today agreed a temporary increase to adult care provider fees to help them deal with the increased costs associated with COVID-19.

3:54pm - 16 April 2020

North Somerset Council is working hard to get payments out to businesses under the support schemes announced by the Government due to the coronavirus pandemic.

3:32pm - 16 April 2020

Today is national offer day for school reception places for September.

9:14am - 16 April 2020

North Somerset libraries may have temporarily closed their doors but the number of people joining libraries online during the lockdown in the area has increased by 138%, as people discover the range of materials and resources available from home.

4:02pm - 14 April 2020

The 60 plus breastfeeding support group has found a way to offer support to new mums while weekly group meetings are cancelled during the pandemic.

11:39am - 14 April 2020

Communities in North Somerset will continue to receive payments of their share of developer funding, despite coronavirus.

3:31pm - 9 April 2020

Campaigners have warned the coronavirus lockdown restrictions could heighten domestic tensions and cut off escape routes, and national helplines have seen a 25 per cent increase in calls.

11:36am - 9 April 2020

Urgent roadworks are continuing in North Somerset during the coronavirus pandemic.

11:23am - 9 April 2020

People are being urged to maintain social distancing and follow the Countryside Code when taking their daily exercise.

4:46pm - 8 April 2020

Due to the impact of Coronavirus pandemic, North Somerset Council is making a plea for temporary foster carers to provide safe and loving homes for North Somerset children and young people.

3:16pm - 7 April 2020

As part of the nationwide effort to ensure personal protective equipment (PPE) is available to people in frontline care roles, North Somerset Council has taken delivery today of a stock of much-needed items.

4:40pm - 3 April 2020

Residents are being urged to be considerate and think about their neighbours while they spend more time at home during the coronavirus pandemic.

1:30pm - 3 April 2020

The Government has announced  additional help for people whose household income has been affected due to coronavirus.

1:00pm - 3 April 2020

Officers from North Somerset Council’s Trading Standards and Food & Safety teams attended a vape shop in Weston-super-Mare this morning (Friday 3 April) to serve a prohibition notice.