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3:34pm - 10 December 2020

Following a selection process for the managing director for the new  arm’s length company North Somerset Council is setting up to run recycling and waste service, Brian Veale has been appointed to the role. 

3:24pm - 10 December 2020

The annual report on local authority food law enforcement covering April 2019 to March 2020 has been published by government watchdog, the Food Standards Agency.

1:06pm - 10 December 2020

A new three-hour rate for on-street parking in Weston-super-Mare town centre is being proposed by North Somerset Council in response to requests from local traders.

3:51pm - 9 December 2020

Proposals to help close a £17m funding gap were considered by North Somerset Council's Executive committee today (Wednesday 9 December) as part of the draft budget process.

11:18am - 9 December 2020

New orders to help tackle anti-social behaviour and make public spaces more welcoming are being proposed by North Somerset Council. 

1:36pm - 4 December 2020

An area in Clevedon is now a designated pedestrian and cycling zone during the day in a bid to create a safe route to a primary school.

12:43pm - 4 December 2020

Community Covid-19 testing in North Somerset is set to get under way next week as the council pilots tests for college students.

3:33pm - 3 December 2020

To support local businesses, shops and traders in Weston-super-Mare from this Saturday (5 December) and for all Saturdays before Christmas Day there will be free parking from 1pm at Grove Car park and Carlton Street multi-storey car park.

8:59am - 3 December 2020

A new partnership between North Somerset Council and Visit Somerset aims to cement North Somerset on the visitor map.  

4:36pm - 2 December 2020

Businesses in North Somerset which had to close during the second national Covid-19 lockdown in November are being encouraged to make their claims for government support grants soon.

3:05pm - 2 December 2020

The Playhouse, North Somerset Council and Parkwood Theatres are sad to announce that, due to the Tier 3 restrictions now in place, this year’s pantomime has had to be cancelled.  

12:09pm - 2 December 2020

The public inquiry into Bristol Airport's appeal against the decision by North Somerset Council to refuse the airport's expansion plans will be heard in the summer.

9:36am - 2 December 2020

North Somerset Council is urging young people aged under 30 to respond to this autumn’s “Choices for the Future” consultation, which forms the second stage of developing a new Local Plan for North Somerset.

4:38pm - 1 December 2020

Council leisure centres which closed their doors for England's national lockdown are gearing up to reopen tomorrow (Wednesday) when the area moves into tier 3.

1:55pm - 1 December 2020

Tough measures to tackle anti-social behaviour in Weston town centre and across North Somerset have been stepped up.