A Portishead primary school has been chosen as one of 32 English hubs by the Government.

An £80,000 project to create a slipway at Portishead marina will be completed by the spring.

Rising crime, tough savings and falling officer numbers have led Avon and Somerset’s Police and Crime Commissioner to demand a ‘fairer funding’ deal from Government.

Record numbers of swimmers visited Portishead Open Air Pool over the summer.

A couple who have spent three years sailing around the world have docked in Portishead.

An historic cruiser will not sail in 2019 as its owners fight to secure upgrades worth millions.

An online book commemorating World War One victims from Portishead will be printed.

North Somerset premises have been targeted in a crackdown on the sale of illegal alcohol and tobacco.

Portishead residents are being asked to nominate areas of the town which need tidying up.

Work has started on this year’s Christmas lights display in Portishead.

Portishead Town Council’s clerk has resigned after six years in the post.

A tale of an ambitious girl, who wants to spread her wings and find true freedom, will be performed at a venue in Clevedon at the start of next month.

A Russian folk tale based on a mythical creature will be performed in Clevedon next month.

A Portishead site has been named a Centenary Field to mark 100 years since the end of World War One.

A galactic tour through the universe will be held in Clevedon next month, and the Times has tickets up for grabs.

Plans to build almost 20 homes in an ‘incredibly important’ Portishead field have been criticised by a wildlife campaigner.

Dozens of Portishead students have taken part in a NASA-based project.

Anglo-German relations were built as dozens of people visited Portishead’s twin town.

More collection vehicles, drivers and crew members have been recruited in a bid to improve the troubled waste and recycling service.

Portishead rotarians have enjoyed a visit from representatives of their French twin town.

Hundreds of pounds will be spent on improving a busy road in Portishead.

Portishead physio cycles to help patients

Friday, September 21, 2018

A Portishead physiotherapist has cycled almost 30 miles to visit clients.

Students will continue to be able to leave their cars outside Gordano School despite its parking provision being described as ‘unbelievable’.

Pubs to host dark comedy show

Thursday, September 20, 2018

A dark comedy is touring around North Somerset pubs this month.

Housing to net council £6million?

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Scores of homes could be built in Nailsea and Portishead netting North Somerset Council millions of pounds.

Health bosses promoting new free flu vaccine

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

A new flu vaccine is available and elderly people in North Somerset are being urged to take advantage of it.

A Portishead man will celebrate his 60th birthday spending a night alone on Denny Island to raise money for Black Nore Lighthouse.

Planned waste collection changes put back

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Thousands of households will not receive scheduled changes to their waste collection after a senior change at Biffa.

More than 20 bags of rubbish have been collected during a litter pick in Portishead.

Thousands of people visited Portishead’s police and fire headquarters at the weekend for an annual open day.

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