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2:51pm - 1 September 2020

People across North Somerset are being encouraged to celebrate what they have on their doorstep in a new campaign launching this week. 'We Love North Somerset' will showcase the natural environment, rich history, local events and local businesses that make the area so special.

11:50am - 1 September 2020

North Somerset Council and Sirona care & health are today celebrating a prestigious award jointly granted to the Health Visiting service and Children’s Centres in North Somerset.

Photograph of pond at Prince Consort Gardens in Weston-super-Mare

10:08am - 1 September 2020

North Somerset’s Heritage Open Days are, for the first time, offering the festival virtually with free events and local stories to see online, or to enjoy in a safe and socially distanced manner.

10:06am - 1 September 2020

More of North Somerset's libraries are getting ready to open their doors and welcome back customers.

9:56am - 1 September 2020

Work to refurbish the three dilapidated tennis courts at Ashcombe Park in Weston-super-Mare and bring them back into use is due to start next week (w/c 7 September).

2:32pm - 27 August 2020

Plans to build £100m of critical infrastructure in North Somerset are moving forward after North Somerset Council signed on the dotted line.

2:20pm - 27 August 2020

New height restriction barriers have been erected on a seaside car park in Weston-super-Mare.

11:31am - 27 August 2020

The Playhouse Theatre in Weston-super-Mare will be throwing open its doors in the autumn to the smell of the greasepaint and the roar of the (socially distanced) crowd after North Somerset Council and operators Parkwood agreed a deal to ensure the theatre can continue to entertain audiences until at least 2027.

10:34am - 27 August 2020

A £395,000 scheme to improve the A370 between Junction 21(M5) and Congresbury will begin on Tuesday (1 September).

10:06am - 25 August 2020

Creative businesses in North Somerset are being encouraged to apply for a new Government backed scheme, which offers a tailored support programme for businesses in the creative sector.

3:01pm - 21 August 2020

North Somerset Libraries still have some tickets left for Rosanna Ley’s free online Question and Answer on Thursday 27 August at 2pm.

North Somerset Local Plan 2038 with various North Somerset landmarks

2:49pm - 18 August 2020

Local people, particularly those aged under 30, are being urged to have their say and join an important consultation being run by North Somerset Council.

roadworks at night, hole in road fenced off

3:34pm - 17 August 2020

A section of the A38 at Sidcot will remain closed until Friday (21 August) following damage caused by a burst water mains pipe.

11:43am - 17 August 2020

Local producers and independent retailers across North Somerset are being called to showcase their products on a new virtual high street that is being created to help boost economic recovery after the Covid-19 pandemic.

11:41am - 17 August 2020

North Somerset Council and operators Legacy Leisure have agreed that Backwell Leisure Centre will not re-open before the end of 2020 due to the requirement for significant maintenance work to be carried out at the building.