Changes to central Government policy on runways will benefit the South West’s leading airport.

An afternoon of music, dancing and children’s activities was enjoyed in Failand.

Football fans across North Somerset are being reminded by police to enjoy the FIFA World Cup responsibly.

A group of prairie dogs native to Mexico and America have arrived at a Wraxall zoo.

A roundabout and the introduction of quiet lanes in Wraxall and Failand should be considered before 2025, according to its parish council.

A self-led walk inspired by a Bristol poet has opened at a North Somerset National Trust site.

More than 200 military vehicles and several re-enactment groups will descend on North Somerset this weekend.

A Wraxall zoo will showcase the important role it plays in supporting conservation this week.

An apprenticeship charter has been signed between North Somerset Council and UNISON.

A fund for community projects across North Somerset has been created by the South West’s leading airport.

A yellow weather warning for rain across North Somerset has been issued by the Met Office.

The worst drivers in the UK are living in Avon and Somerset, according to Government statistics.

Two of the UK’s most recognisable voices will perform in the West Country next month, and you could win free tickets to the show.

Clevedon pupils have received help from the town’s community bookshop.

The second and final May bank holiday weekend is upon us, and there are many things you can enjoy on your three-day break.

Gallery: Model aeroplane club hosts open weekend

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Model aeroplane enthusiasts gathered to showcase their flying skills and raise money for charity.

New giraffe joins North Somerset zoo

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

A Wraxall zoo has welcomed a new giraffe to its facility.

An extra £365,000 will be invested in mental health services across North Somerset.

A 10-hour static bike ride has raised hundreds of pounds for a Wraxall children’s charity.

Inspirational Clevedon School students will embark on a trip to Kenya to support the work of a North Somerset charity.

A small wedding is happening Windsor this weekend, and plenty of places across North Somerset will be celebrating it. But if the royal ceremony is not for you, there are many more activities for you to enjoy.

A Wraxall zoo has been awarded an education award.

A Clevedon community group is hoping to win a share of some much-needed funding.

A luxury retirement village has been officially opened in Failand by North Somerset’s MP.

Plans to build homes in Kenn have been rejected on appeal.

Europe’s leading airline has reached a milestone passenger landmark at a South West airport.

A weekend event which will take you back in time to the 1940s will take place in Wraxall next month, and the Times has two family tickets to give away.

A strange sounding film, a free game of tennis and classic motorcycle display are just some of the things you can enjoy across North Somerset this weekend.

Health leaders in North Somerset are urging people not to use their nearby accident and emergency facility this weekend unless it is a genuine emergency.

Gallery: PICTURES: The 159th North Somerset Show

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The organiser of the region’s biggest agricultural event hailed the show a ‘success’ after a difficult winter.

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