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9:20am - 13 January 2021

A £190,000 scheme to improve the roads in Pill will start on Monday (18 January 2021).

9:04am - 13 January 2021

At yesterday's meeting of Full Council, North Somerset Councillors considered a Climate Emergency six-month progress report.

11:59am - 12 January 2021

A free service aimed at increasing the level of basic digital skills and abilities in North Somerset residents is now available.

11:28am - 7 January 2021

Inspectors have praised the work of North Somerset’s Youth Offending and Prevention Service in a report published last month.

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11:53am - 5 January 2021

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement last night, North Somerset Council’s health bosses are urging residents to stay at home, protect the NHS and save lives as the new lockdown measures begin, with North Somerset’s coronavirus rates hitting their highest level since the start of the pandemic. 

11:38am - 31 December 2020

Primary schools can open as planned in North Somerset next week, but most secondary school students will see the new term begin later in January.

4:45pm - 23 December 2020

Health leaders in North Somerset are calling on residents to do the right thing this Christmas to protect their families and ensure Christmas can be celebrated together next year.

12:53pm - 18 December 2020

North Somerset Council and Alliance Homes have launched their joint ‘Affordable Housing Delivery Partnership Agreement’ to work together to find ways of speeding up the delivery of new affordable homes for North Somerset.

8:57am - 18 December 2020

Work to promote Carbon Literacy among staff has been recognised as North Somerset Council has achieved the Bronze Award from the Carbon Literacy Trust.

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2:07pm - 17 December 2020

A new collaborative Christmas carol service, involving local churches, community groups and businesses has been created to offer residents the opportunity to enjoy a carol service from the comfort of their own home.

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1:20pm - 17 December 2020

North Somerset Council is extending the additional funding available to the area's pubs, restaurants and cafes which have all been hit by curtailed trading opportunities due to the coronavirus restrictions in place.

11:06am - 17 December 2020

Following the Government’s announcement that North Somerset will move to tier 2 health leaders are urging residents to keep up the fight against Covid-19.  

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11:55am - 16 December 2020

A window in Weston-super-Mare’s Sovereign Centre has been turned into a gallery of people’s memories and hopes for the town centre in a new cultural heritage project between Culture Weston and North Somerset Council's Weston-super-Mare High Street Heritage Action Zone.

5:44pm - 15 December 2020

North Somerset Council is asking outdoor and cycling shops based in North Somerset to participate in their Sustainable Travel Voucher scheme. 

5:08pm - 15 December 2020

North Somerset Council’s financial accounts for 2019/20 have been given a clean bill of health by an independent watchdog.