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9:06am - 6 July 2020

If you're feeling anxious or apprehensive following the murder of three members of the LGBT+ community in Reading, RHINS may be able to help. 

5:38pm - 3 July 2020

North Somerset Council’s licensing team has been working with local hospitality businesses to enable them to re-open safely at the weekend.

Weston-super-Mare beach at sunset

5:36pm - 3 July 2020

Anyone visiting an open space in North Somerset is being urged to respect the area and clean up before they leave.

5:18pm - 3 July 2020

“Unrealistic” government guidelines mean council-run play areas in North Somerset will not be re-opening this Saturday (4 July).

11:53am - 3 July 2020

North Somerset Council are taking steps to tackle the increasing amounts of litter being left by visitors to the area. 

open book with pages splayed out

11:21am - 3 July 2020

Children in North Somerset are being encouraged to join the Silly Squad for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge!

5:43pm - 2 July 2020

From today, positive coronavirus cases from testing in the wider community (also known as pillar 2) at upper tier local authority level in England will be added to the daily COVID-19 dashboard published nationally.

3:33pm - 1 July 2020

Libraries in North Somerset will begin a phased re-opening from Monday 6 July.

9:22am - 1 July 2020

Throughout the coronavirus restrictions North Somerset Council’s Healthy Lifestyle service continues to provide free health and wellbeing support to local residents.

4:44pm - 30 June 2020

A detailed plan which sets out how North Somerset will reduce the risk of a local outbreak of Covid-19 and how the area should respond in the event an outbreak occurs has been published today.

11:36am - 30 June 2020

North Somerset’s small businesses are being urged to check their eligibility for special Covid-19 funding as the council reopens applications for Small Business Grants Discretionary Fund grants.

6:16pm - 26 June 2020

After years of decline at the mercy of the wind and the tide, the fortunes of a Grade II* listed Pier in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset look set to brighten thanks to efforts by North Somerset Council, Historic England and the RNLI.

5:19pm - 26 June 2020

North Somerset Council has closed Abbots Pool nature reserve in Abbots Leigh today following increased concerns for public health and issues with environmental damage and anti-social behaviour.

11:16am - 25 June 2020

A brand new home learning website NSMusic4U has been launched for North Somerset’s young musicians, and already more than 350 young people have signed up!

4:44pm - 24 June 2020

North Somerset Council is offering financial assistance to the operators of its six leisure centres.